Dukes and Duchesses

Since it was built in the early 18th Century, Blenheim Palace has been under the ownership of the Dukes of Marlborough.

During our 300 year history there have been 12 generations of Dukes or Duchesses , and each of them has left a legacy for future generations to enjoy. 

Take a look at the stories behind the Dukes and Duchesses that have resided at Blenheim Palace below. To find out more, explore the Spencer-Churchill family tree to learn more about the history of the Dukedom and when each Duke or Duchess inherited the Estate.

Family tree

Dukes and Duchesses

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