Lancaster House is a mansion in the St James's district in the West End of London. It is close to St. James's Palace and much of the site was once part of the palace complex.
Although conferences are held here, the breathtaking Louis XIV interior is rarely open to the general public. Sometimes it opens its doors at the annual Open City event.
As the only legitimate heir of England's King William, teenage Victoria gets caught up in the political machinations of her own family. Victoria's mother wants her to sign a regency order, while her Belgian uncle schemes to arrange a marriage between the future monarch and Prince Albert, the man who will become the love of her life.