Poetry for the Palace: Poets Laureate from Dryden to Duffy

Art, Prints and editions

An exploration of the role of the Poet Laureate, featuring volumes, manuscripts and annotated collections by Tennyson, Ted Hughes, Carol Ann Duffy and more

Featuring volumes, manuscripts, annotated collections and more, this exhibition explores the role of the Poet Laureate (and marks the halfway point of the current Laureateship of Carol Ann Duffy). In addition to Duffy, the exhibition contains contributions from John Dryden, William Wordsworth, Alfred, Lord Tennyson, John Betjeman and Ted Hughes.