200 Objects of Waterloo

Eagle standard of the French 105th Regiment captured at Waterloo. Copyright National Army Museum.
Explore a Waterloo story through 200 fascinating objects from across the world.

Waterloo 200 Legacy: The Age of Revolution

a collage of images from the Waterloo 200 collection
Find out more about the Waterloo 200 Legacy Plan dedicated to advancing the educational knowledge and value of The Age of Revolution (1775 - 1848).
Letter from Napoleon to the Prince Regent

Waterloo Object: Napoleon's letter to the Prince Regent

After his defeat at Waterloo Napoleon Bonaparte penned this letter to the Prince Regent asking for asylum.

Chairman's Blog: The Prussian Service returns

Waterloo 200 Chairman Sir Evelyn Webb-Carter on the return of Aspley House's famous dinner service.

a photo of an articulated false leg

The Surgeon's Blade: Limbless but Lucky

Mick Crumplin's medical blog looks at famous amputations and the curious tale of Lord Uxbridge's leg.

Read and add to The Waterloo 200 Descendants Book

Read about the soldiers who fought at the Battle and contribute your own stories and research.