Buckingham Palace to hold exhibit of Queen Elizabeth's wardrobe

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LONDON (AP) — An unprecedented peek into Queen Elizabeth II's royal wardrobe will take place this summer at Buckingham Palace.

As part of the monarch's 90th birthday celebrations, the Royal Collection Trust announced Monday that visitors will be treated to a special exhibition of the queen's outfits, entitled "Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from The Queen's Wardrobe."

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Caroline de Guitaut, Senior Curator at The Royal Collection, poses for a picture in the White Drawing Room with (L-R) an Auxiliary Territorial Service overalls and cap worn by Princess Elizabeth Whilst serving in the wartime ATS, a Pale Blue and gold evening dress by Sir Norman Hartnell, a Turquoise silk shift dress with silver floral embroidery by Hardy Amies, an Outfit and hat designed by Sir Norman Hartnell and Outfit and hat designed by Angela Kellyand during the exhibition preview for 'Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace in London on July 4, 2016. / AFP / Daniel Leal-Olivas (Photo credit should read DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)
An Auxiliary Territorial Service overalls and cap worn by Princess Elizabeth Whilst serving in the wartime ATS is pictured during the exhibition preview for 'Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace in London on July 4, 2016. / AFP / Daniel Leal-Olivas (Photo credit should read DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)
Caroline de Guitaut, Senior Curator at The Royal Collection, poses for a picture in the White Drawing Room with (L-R) an Auxiliary Territorial Service overalls and cap worn by Princess Elizabeth Whilst serving in the wartime ATS, a Pale Blue and gold evening dress by Sir Norman Hartnell, a Turquoise silk shift dress with silver floral embroidery by Hardy Amies, an Outfit and hat designed by Sir Norman Hartnell and Outfit and hat designed by Angela Kellyand during the exhibition preview for 'Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace in London on July 4, 2016. / AFP / Daniel Leal-Olivas (Photo credit should read DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)
Caroline de Guitaut, Senior Curator at The Royal Collection, poses for a picture in the White Drawing Room with (L-R) an Auxiliary Territorial Service overalls and cap worn by Princess Elizabeth Whilst serving in the wartime ATS, a Pale Blue and gold evening dress by Sir Norman Hartnell, a Turquoise silk shift dress with silver floral embroidery by Hardy Amies, an Outfit and hat designed by Sir Norman Hartnell and Outfit and hat designed by Angela Kellyand during the exhibition preview for 'Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace in London on July 4, 2016. / AFP / Daniel Leal-Olivas (Photo credit should read DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: A conservator attends to a pale blue and gold evening dress by Sir Norman Hartnell during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. This dress was worn by The Queen during state visit to The Netherlands in 1958. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: Detail of an outfit and hat designed by Sir Norman Hartnell worn by The Queen to the wedding of Princess Anne to Captain Mark Phillips at Westminster Abbey on 14 November 1973 during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: Detail of a pale blue and gold evening dress by Sir Norman Hartnell, worn by the Queen on a state visit to The Netherlands in 1958 during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: A conservator attends to turquoise silk shift dress with silver floral embroidery by Hardy Amies during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. This dress was worn by The Queen for an official portrait in the White Drawing Room by Cecil Beaton, Buckingham palace in 1968. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: Detail of an outfit and hat designed by Sir Norman Hartnell worn by The Queen to the wedding of Princess Anne to Captain Mark Phillips at Westminster Abbey on 14 November 1973 during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: Detail of a turquoise silk shift dress with silver floral embroidery by Hardy Amies during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. This dress was worn by The Queen for an official portrait in the White Drawing Room by Cecil Beaton, Buckingham palace in 1968. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: A conservator attends to outfits from the Queen's wardrobe during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: A general view of an Auxiliary Territorial Service overalls and cap worn by Princess Elizabeth whilst serving in the wartime ATS during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: Detail of an outfit and hat designed by Angela Kelly worn by The Queen to the wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton at Westminster Abbey on 29 April 2011 during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: A conservator attends to outfits from the Queen's wardrobe during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: A general view of a pale blue and gold evening dress by Sir Norman Hartnell, worn by the Queen on a state visit to The Netherlands in 1958 during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: A conservator attends to outfits from the Queen's wardrobe during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: A general view of an outfit and hat designed by Sir Norman Hartnell worn by The Queen to the wedding of Princess Anne to Captain Mark Phillips at Westminster Abbey on 14 November 1973 during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: A general view of an outfit and hat designed by Angela Kelly worn by The Queen to the wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton at Westminster Abbey on 29 April 2011 during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: A general view of an Auxiliary Territorial Service overalls and cap worn by Princess Elizabeth whilst serving in the wartime ATS during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: A conservator attends to outfits from the Queen's wardrobe during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: A conservator attends to turquoise silk shift dress with silver floral embroidery by Hardy Amies during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. This dress was worn by The Queen for an official portrait in the White Drawing Room by Cecil Beaton, Buckingham palace in 1968. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: Detail of a pale blue and gold evening dress by Sir Norman Hartnell, worn by the Queen on a state visit to The Netherlands in 1958 during the press preview of 'Fashioning A Reign: 90 years Of Style From The Queen's Wardrobe' at Buckingham Palace on July 4, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
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The exhibition will feature a wide range of clothes from the queen's childhood to the present day, including ball gowns and military regalia. It will also include the outfit designed by Angela Kelly and worn by the queen for the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton in 2011.

Around 150 outfits will be shown, with similar displays taking place at the Palace of Holyroodhouse and at Windsor Castle.

READ MORE: Buckingham Palace Releases New Portrait of Queen Elizabeth II

See how the Queen's style has changed through the years:

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June 1927: A positively precious portrait of Princess Elizabeth, daughter of the Duke and Duchess of York. 

Photo: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

January 1932: Princess Elizabeth, wearing a sharp little coat, walks in to visit the Royal Tournament at Olympia.

Photo: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

January 1933: Princess Elizabeth stands beside her younger sister, Princess Margaret Rose.

Photo: Universal History Archive/Getty Images

June 1936: Wearing a sweet pink dress, Princess Elizabeth looks quite charming, standing with her mother and sister.

Photo: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

January 1938: Princess Elizabeth standing with her grandmother, Queen Mary, matching her younger sister in a long trench coat and mary-jane shoes.

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June 1940: Princess Elizabeth looking studious (if unhappily so) at Windsor Castle.  

Photo: Lisa Sheridan, Getty Images

May 1944: Princess Elizabeth wearing a summer dress and sunhat in the grounds of Windsor Castle. 

Photo: Lisa Sheridan, Getty Images

February 1952: An official picture of when Princess Elizabeth acceded to the throne, becoming Queen, and wearing some impressive jewels.

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December 1953: Talk about a long train! Her Majesty at her wedding to the Duke of Edinburgh.

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March 1954: Queen Elizabeth II on the balcony of Government House, Melbourne, during her tour of Australia.

Photo: Fox Photos/Hulton Archive/Getty Images

April 1954: The Queen in a floral-patterned dress for a tour of Aden, Yemen.

Photo: Universal Picture Group/Getty Images

November 1954: Queen Elizabeth dancing with Air Marshal Sir John Baldwin, at a ball held at the Hyde Park Hotel, London, 26th November 1954. The ball celebrated the centenary of the Battle of Balaclava.

Photo: Dennis Oulds via Getty Images

June 1956: Queen Elizabeth II in Sweden, wearing a lot of pearls and an interesting hat.

Photo: M. McKeown, Hulton Archive/Getty Images

January 1960: The Queen wearing a classic jacket as she stands with Prince Charles and Prince Edward at Windsor castle.

Photo: Anwar Hussein, Getty Images

July 1965: Queen Elizabeth II wore a vibrant coat and hat at Ventnor during a royal visit to the Isle of Wight. 

Photo: Fox Photos/Getty Images

January 1969: The Queen, in a fuchsia dress, walks beside U.S. President Richard Nixon.

Photo: Hulton Archive, Getty Images

January 1973: Now that is glamour: from the intricate pattern, to the fur and crown, there's not much else we can ask for!

Photo: Tim Graham, Getty Images

February 1977: Queen Elizabeth looks like she's ready for spring in this plaid dress and bright hat.

Photo: Serge Lemoine, Getty Images

July 1982: Navy and white is always in style, and we appreciate the small pattern on her dress mixed with the bold lines of the hat.

Photo: Tim Graham, Getty Images

October 1986: Queen Elizabeth II stands out in robin's egg blue during a visit to Hong Kong.

Photo: Tim Graham, Getty Images

May 1993: The Queen and Prince Philip attend a formal banquet, the queen in a bright pink gown and a very expensive -- and we expect heavy -- accessory on her head.

Photo: Tim Graham, Getty Images

March 1995: The Queen visited South Africa and wore a bright yellow hat with this patterned dress.

Photo: Tim Graham, Getty Images

November 1998: London must be chilly in November! The Queen wore this large fur coat as she left the House of the Lords.

Photo: Johnny Eggitt, Getty Images

November 2002: The Queen and Prince Philip attend the premiere of the "Die Another Day" James Bond flick, dressed to impress!

Photo: Nicolas Asfouria, AFP/Getty Images

November 2003: U.S. President George W. Bush is formally welcomed to the U.K. by the Queen, dressed here in a lilac coat and hat.

Photo: Kristy Wigglesworth, AFP/Getty Images

June 2004: The Queen's hats keep getting better and better, and we love the top hat vibe this one has for Trooping the Colour.

Photo: James Quinton, WireImage/Getty Images

June 2005: A lady in pink always shows up men in black (though they look quite dapper as well!).

Photo: Tim Graham, Getty Images

October 2005: Her Majesty looked stunning in this white coat to visit the Tynemouth Volunteer Life Brigade Watch House and Museum.

Photo: Anwar Hussein, WireImage/Getty Images

May 2006: Queen Elizabeth II attends the Order of the Bath service, dressed in traditional garments, and looking lovely.

Photo: Anwar Hussein, Getty Images

June 2006: The Queen looks chic in this dress as she and Prince Philip attend a performance at the Royal Opera House.

Photo: Tim Graham, Getty Images

May 2007: The Queen dials up the fun of this look by wearing vibrant, neon pink in her accents, paired with a lavender wool coat.

Photo: Chris Jackson, Getty Images

October 2007: Her Majesty attends the State Banquet at Buckingham Palace, dressed in silk.

Photo: John Stillwell, AFP/Getty Images

June 2008: The Queen hosts a garden party at Buckingham Palace, and we're loving the sheer umbrella.

Photo: Tim Graham, Getty Images

October 2008: The Queen wore this intricately patterned dress during a two-day tour of Slovenia.

Photo: Chris Jackson, Getty Images

December 2008: The Queen attends the Christmas Day church service, looking lovely in a holiday-themed outfit.

Photo: Chris Jackson, Getty Images

June 2009: Her Majesty knows how to accessorize, and we can't get enough of her great looks!

Photo: Indigo/Getty Images

November 2010: The Queen wore this floral dress during a visit to Abu Dhabi.

Photo: Julian Parker, UK Press/Getty Images

April 2011: Prepping for the royal wedding in style, the Queen attends a dinner in this metallic and periwinkle gown.

Photo: Danny Martindale, WireImage/Getty Images

May 2011: Dashing leaders! Looking stunning in an embellished dress, Queen Elizabeth prepares to attend a State Banquet with U.S. President Barack Obama.

Photo: Chris Jackson, AFP/Getty Images

June 2012: Queen Elizabeth accessorizes this monochrome ensemble with vibrantly colored flowers.

Photo: Julian Parker, UK Press/Getty Images

June 2012: The Queen shares a laugh at the Queen's Cup Polo Day in 2012, dressed in the color of success.

Photo: Nick Harvey, WireImage/Getty Images

March 2013: The dark trim on this coat adds another level of sophistication, as if the Queen needed any help in that department!

Photo: Mark Cuthbert, UK Press/Getty Images

April 2014: This portrait of Queen Elizabeth by photographer David Bailey was released on April 20, 2014 to mark her majesty's 88th birthday on Monday April 21. 

Photo: Getty Images

April 2015: The Queen attends a reception at Canada House on April 19, 2015 in London.

Photo: Danny E. Martindale/Getty Images

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