Mat Collishaw at the Queen's House

Queen's House closure

Visitor notice: On Saturday 4 May the Queen's House will be closed to the public from 2pm. The house, including the iconic Armada Portrait of Elizabeth I, will be open to visitors as usual on Sunday 5 May.

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This exhibition is now closed
Queen's House, Queen's Presence Chamber
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Queen's House

A brand new work by contemporary artist Mat Collishaw on view in the Queen's Presence Chamber. 

Can we reveal the true face of Queen Elizabeth I? 

This HLF-funded installation showcases the artist’s response to the Armada Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I. View this show-stopping new work alongside the Portrait itself in the Queen’s Presence Chamber.

Come behind the scenes

Follow Mat's journey to discover the amazing research and incredible work that went into creating the Mask of Youth. Check back each week as we reveal the next stage in the process. 

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