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Gallery: Princess Diana's Tiaras & Taffeta On Display Aboard Queen Mary

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This weekend the exhibition "Diana: Legacy of a Princess" opened up on the Queen Mary docked in Long Beach.

The late Princess of Wales' fabulous, up-to-the-minute 1980s & 1990s gowns, cocktail dresses and tiaras will be on display for Royal Family and fashion buffs. Despite the name, it's not just about Diana. Some of the 2,000 objects on display will be from other members of the British Royal Family, including a few accessories from the Duchess of Cambridge (Kate Middleton). There will also be handwritten letters, china and a back-up wedding gown (because you never know!) for the Duchess of York and the Countess of Wessex. Some of the items have never been showcased before, including a garden bench that Prince Charles gave to Princess Di as a wedding gift, according to the Los Angeles Times.

The Daily Mail has some photos of the Princess wearing the clothes that are showcased in the gallery.

Tickets are $34.95 for adults and $23.95 for children under 12. It's a little pricey, but some of the proceeds go toward research at the City of Hope. It will be open all year, notes the Long Beach Press-Telegram. For more information, call 877-342-0742 or email onlinetickets@queenmary.com.