Sun, 4th Jul 2021 18:00

Bedfordshire & Hertfordshire Historic Churches Trust - Timed Auction - Fri 25 June to Sun 4 July

 
  Lot 10
 

10

A visit to Wellington Barracks, the Guards Museum, and a behind the scenes tour

A visit to Wellington Barracks, the Guards Museum, and a behind the scenes tour,
An invitation for four people to visit Wellington Barracks and enjoy the splendid experience of going behind the scenes to get the full ‘Guards Experience’.
You will arrive at the barracks by 10am to be greeted by the Director or Curator. You will enjoy a cup of tea or coffee whilst the Director explains a little about the five regiments of Foot Guards – those regiments who have the honour, duty and privilege of guarding the Sovereign and her palaces.

You will move outside to meet some of the Guardsmen and musicians who will be taking part in the world-famous ceremony of Changing the Guard. Following a photo opportunity, you can watch the form-up, inspection and march out as they go to Buckingham Palace.

You will be given a guided tour of the collection, the Flanders Fields Memorial Garden and the Guards Chapel. Repairing to the Director’s office, you will enjoy a glass or two of champagne and some light refreshments, before being released to sample the delights of the nearby hostelries.

Sold for £420


 

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