|Reinvigorating Kensington Palace: Creating 'A Palace for Everyone'
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum
600 South Gregory Street
Urbana (View Map)
Chief Executive, Historic Royal Palaces, Surrey, England
Historic Royal Palaces oversees the preservation, public experiences and educational offerings pertaining to five great historic royal sites in and around London. In 2012, HRP completed an $18 million renovation of Kensington Palace. A favorite royal residence in the Georgian period, it gained renewed attention as Princess Diana's home. Michael Day discusses how the HRP team conceived and delivered the reinvigoration of Palace for 21st century visitors.
Hosted by: Department of Business Administration
In conjunction with: Collaborative for Cultural Heritage Management and Policy, Department of Advertising, Department of Recreation, Sport and Tourism, J.M. Jones Fund in the College of Business, School of Architecture, Spurlock Museum, Walter H. Stellner Fund in the College of Business