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The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations in Derby

2 - 5 June 2022

This year, Her Majesty The Queen will become the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee after 70 years of service. Find out how we are celebrating Her Majesty’s historic reign in Derby;

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Platinum Jubilee Service - 21 May

Platinum Jubilee Service - 21 May

Don't Miss, Platinum Jubilee

Derby Cathedral will be holding a Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Service on Saturday 21st May at 2:30pm.... read more

Robert Hardman: Queen of Our Times: The Life of Elizabeth II - 21 May

In Her Majesty the Queen's Platinum Jubilee Year, we are delighted to welcome Robert Hardman, one of Britain’s leading royal authoriti... read more

Jubilee Celebration Afternoon Tea - Hosted by Children First Derby - 24 May

In honour of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, Children First Derby is delighted to present a special celebratory Afternoon Tea, taking pl... read more

Show and Tell with Charles Hanson - 25 May

Show and Tell with Charles Hanson - 25 May

Don't Miss, Platinum Jubilee, Talks

Hear from Charles Hanson on objects which have grown in interest since 1952, and then have an opportunity to share stories and handle object... read more

Jubilee Afternoon Tea - 25 May - 18 June

Jubilee Afternoon Tea - 25 May - 18 June

Food & Drink, Platinum Jubilee

Book with us from Wednesday 25th May and enjoy our NEW Jubilee Afternoon Tea for £16.95 per person!... read more

Jubilee Decoration Making - 28 & 31 May

Jubilee Decoration Making - 28 & 31 May

Family Fun, Platinum Jubilee, School Holidays

Help us to make some Jubilee decorations to decorate the Museum of Making for our Jubilee celebrations.... read more

Royal Jubilee Children's Crafting Fun - 28 May - 5 June

Royal Jubilee Children's Crafting Fun - 28 May - 5 June

Family Fun, Platinum Jubilee, School Holidays

Celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee and join us in the Denby Craft Studio for our fun and Royal-themed craft sessions.... read more

Everyday Objects from the 1950s - 1 June

Join Collections Manager, Spencer Bailey, to travel back in time to hear about, and handle objects in Derby Museums collections from the 195... read more

A Right Royal Knees Up! - 2 June

A Right Royal Knees Up! - 2 June

Don't Miss, Family Fun, Platinum Jubilee, School Holidays

Everyone is welcome to join us for a Right Royal Knees Up to celebrate the Queen’s 70th Jubilee, where we can be together once more, h... read more

Queen's Jubilee Beacon Lighting Ceremony - 2 June

Along with over 1,500 other locations across the UK, Derby will light a beacon on Cathedral Tower, in tribute to Her Majesty the Queen.... read more

Live music on The Terrace for The Queen's Platinum Jubilee! - 2 June

Join us at The Kedleston Country House to celebrate her majesty's Platinum Jubilee.... read more

Build Buggingham Palace - 2 - 3 June

Build Buggingham Palace - 2 - 3 June

Family Fun, Platinum Jubilee, School Holidays

Help us build a palace for nature in celebration of the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.... read more

Derby Jubilee Celebration - 2 - 5 June

Derby Jubilee Celebration - 2 - 5 June

Don't Miss, Family Fun, Platinum Jubilee, School Holidays

Where to find us

This June we will be celebrating the Queen’s Jubilee, with a number of events in Derby City Centre to help mark Her Majesty’s 70... read more

Jubilee Celebrations at The Kedleston Country House - 2 - 5 June

Join us at The Kedleston Country House to celebrate her majesty’s Platinum Jubilee. With fine food and great entertainment, we have fu... read more

Punch and Judy Show - Jubilee Special - 2 - 5 June

Punch and Judy Show - Jubilee Special - 2 - 5 June

Family Fun, Platinum Jubilee, School Holidays

We're celebrating the Queen's Platinum Jubilee with a visit from our old friends - Punch and Judy!... read more

Family Friday: Fancy Hats - 3 June

Family Friday: Fancy Hats - 3 June

Don't Miss, Family Fun, Platinum Jubilee, School Holidays

Find some of the fancy hats around the museum and make one yourself to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.... read more

First Fridays: Reigning – ‘What does it mean to be a Queen in 2022?’ - 3 June

In the year of Queen Elizabeth II’s platinum Jubilee, Derby Museums asks the question ‘what does it mean to be a Queen in 2022?&... read more

A Royal Afternoon Tea - 3 - 5 June

A Royal Afternoon Tea - 3 - 5 June

Food & Drink, Platinum Jubilee, School Holidays

Celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee with a delicious Royal Afternoon Tea - it makes an ideal family treat.... read more

Platinum Party at the Market Place - 4 June

Platinum Party at the Market Place - 4 June

Don't Miss, Family Fun, Platinum Jubilee

Join us to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee in style.... read more

Platinum Party at the Palace Screening - 4 June

Experience the Platinum Party at the Palace on our Big Screens, with a BBC broadcast of the concert live from Buckingham Palace... read more

Jubilee Disco Tea Party - 4 June

Jubilee Disco Tea Party - 4 June

Family Fun, Platinum Jubilee, School Holidays

Come and sit at our golden tables and get ready to join our Jubilee DISCO TEA – an interactive Gameshow sensation that’s sweepin... read more

Jubilee Military Parade with 170 Regiment - 4 June

The ceremonies will be broadcast live onto screens in the Market Place.... read more

Bottomless Brunch Jubilee Special - 4 June

Bottomless Brunch Jubilee Special - 4 June

Food & Drink, Platinum Jubilee

Join us for our Bottomless Brunch, Jubilee Special on Saturday 4th June.... read more

Jubilee Woodland Garden Celebration - 5 June

Jubilee Woodland Garden Celebration - 5 June

Don't Miss, Family Fun, Platinum Jubilee

Join Makeney Hall Hotel in their beautiful outdoor woodland garden to celebrate the Queen's 70th Jubilee.... read more

Big Jubilee Lunch at Market Place - 5 June

Big Jubilee Lunch at Market Place - 5 June

Don't Miss, Family Fun, Platinum Jubilee

To coincide with the Platinum Jubilee, The Big Jubilee Lunch will be taking place on Sun 5 June across the nation, bringing the communities ... read more

The Royal in Royal Crown Derby - 9 June

The Royal in Royal Crown Derby - 9 June

Platinum Jubilee, Talks

Join Elizabeth Woledge to learn about Royal Crown Derby’s history of royal connections and commemoratives from George III onwards.... read more

The Sovereign’s Soldiers - 18 June

The Sovereign’s Soldiers - 18 June

Platinum Jubilee, Talks

To mark the Platinum Jubilee of the Queen, the Royal Lancers Museum curator will discuss the special connection between The Royal Lancers an... read more