Osborne House


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Osborne House

(ˈɒzˌbɔːn)
n
(Named Buildings) a house near Cowes on the Isle of Wight: the favourite residence of Queen Victoria, who died there; now a convalescent home
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The first is a watercolour, circa 1850, of Edward, Prince of Wales, and his brother Prince Alfred, at Osborne House on the Isle of Wight.
The first is a watercolour, circa 1850, of Edward, Prince of Wales, and his brother, Prince Alfred, at Osborne House, on the Isle of Wight.
This is a good year to visit Osborne House. An exhibition marks the 200th anniversary of both Albert and Victoria's birth, particularly focusing on the gifts they gave each other and how they celebrated family birthdays.
Interest in all things Victoria has also returned, meaning thousands more visitors will flock to the Royal couple's favourite retreat, Osborne House on the Isle of Wight.
At least Victoria's dip was in the sparkling waters of the Solent by Osborne House on the Isle of Wight.
The peace at Osborne House is disturbed when Lord Palmerston makes waves in Westminster.
Victoria ITV, 9pm The royal family settle into the peace and solitude of Osborne House, their estate on the Isle of Wight, but the outside world is soon making its presence felt as Palmerston stirs up trouble in Westminster.
Interest in all things Victoria has also returned - and that means thousands more visitors will flock to the Royal couple's favourite retreat, Osborne House on the Isle of Wight.
OSBORNE House offers an opulent atmosphere comparable to the Victorian feel of its big sister, the long-established Empire Hotel.
"[Meghan] will have a bit in her bouquet; since Queen Victoria's wedding when they took cuttings of the myrtle that was in it, and grew them on at Osborne House on the Isle of Wight, every royal bride has had a little bit of that myrtle [in their bouquet]," he revealed.
When Tom died in 1886, aged 47, none of the couple's six sons was old enough to take over the licence, so the Jockey Club gave it to Ellen and she sent out a string of winners from the couple's yard at Osborne House, which bore her family name.