TOP TEN THINGS TO DO

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1 Square up to Henry VIII Mea­sure your­self against the Tudor King’s suit of ar­mour, on show in the Lantern Lobby. 2 Check out Queen Vic­to­ria’s throne Ad­mire the ivory throne given to Vic­to­ria by the Ma­hara­jah of Tra­van­core, on show in the Throne Room. 3 Take a walk Ex­plore Wind­sor Great Park and ad­mire the an­cient oak trees of this for­mer royal hunt­ing ground. 4 Go to church At­tend one of the daily ser­vices at St Ge­orge’s Chapel and soak up the at­mos­phere. 5 Do your Christ­mas shop­ping Buy your friends and fam­ily presents fit for a Queen at the gift shop. 6 Find the Cham­pion The ar­moured fig­ure of the King’s Cham­pion is on show in St Ge­orge’s Hall. 7 Mourn a naval hero Mar­vel at the mus­ket ball that killed Lord Nel­son at the Bat­tle of Trafal­gar; this was re­moved by the ship’s sur­geon and made into a locket. 8 Go tiger hunt­ing See the life-size golden tiger’s head from the throne of Tipu, Sul­tan of Mysore in the Grand Vestibule. 9 Go for gold Be daz­zled by the gold and sil­ver arte­facts on show in the dis­play cases in the Lantern Lobby. 10 Get your money’s worth Con­vert your en­trance ticket into a one-year pass by ask­ing at the ticket desk.

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