This section offers listings of research project and activities in the field of court studies hosted by related organisations and institutions.

The Centre de Recherche du Château de Versailles is launching a series of workshops on Courtisans étrangers à la cour des Bourbons (1594-1789) (‘Foreign courtiers at the Bourbon court, 1594-1789’). These workshops are co-ordinated by Jean-François Dubost, professor at the Université Paris-Est Créteil.

The University of St Andrews and the Arts and Humanities Research Council are running a research project on Heirs to the Throne in the Constitutional Monarchies of Nineteenth-Century Europe (1815-1914). This project will focus on the roles played and the contributions made by those waiting to come into the inheritance of a European crown. For more information, visit

An online research platform has been set up to study Flemish tapestries belonging to the Habsburg dynasty between 1500 and 1800. For more information, visit