Inside Balmoral
Available on Prime Video, BBC Select
Balmoral, a secluded Royal retreat that has been embraced by Kings and Queens since its very first Royal owner Queen Victoria in 1852. This vast 50,000 acre estate is located in one of the most beautiful parts of the British Isles, the Scottish Highlands. It is Queen Elizabeth’s favourite home, but what is really known about this estate and what really goes on behind the castle walls? This series explores the dramatic history of Balmoral and the impact these events have had on its current owner, Queen Elizabeth II. During her 65 year long reign this Royal home has been the ideal place for the Queen to recharge her batteries every Summer. But as well as offering a relaxing respite from the relentless Royal engagements, Balmoral has witnessed key events that have shaped the lives of Queen Elizabeth and other members of the Royal Family.