Press releases

A painting by Mathias Kauage entitled Missis Kwin

Commonwealth gifts presented to Her Majesty on display at The Queen's official residence in Scotland

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Saturday, 1 February 2014

Royal Collection Trust is at VisitScotland Expo to present the 2014 programme of exhibitions and group visits at The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh and at the Palace of Holyroodhouse, the official Scottish residence of Her Majesty The Queen.  Highlights include a display of gifts presented to The Queen from Commonwealth nations around the world and an exhibition exploring the sartorial styles of the Tudor and Stuart rich and famous. ... Read more about Commonwealth gifts presented to Her Majesty on display at The Queen's official residence in Scotland

The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714 - 1760

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Wednesday, 29 January 2014

In 1714 Georg Ludwig, Elector of Hanover in Germany, acceded to the British throne as George I, the country's first constitutional monarch. ... Read more about The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714 - 1760

Capturing the Castle: Watercolours of Windsor by Paul and Thomas Sandby

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Wednesday, 18 December 2013

Twenty views of Windsor Castle by the great 18th-century watercolourists Paul and Thomas Sandby go on display at the Castle from 7 February. ... Read more about Capturing the Castle: Watercolours of Windsor by Paul and Thomas Sandby

In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion

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Tuesday, 10 December 2013

Through the evidence of portraiture, In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse traces changing tastes in fashionable attire in the 16th and 17th centuries. ... Read more about In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion

Intrigue and scandal abound in the work of an 18th-century caricaturist

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Wednesday, 20 November 2013

A new exhibition of work by one of the wittiest and most popular caricaturists of Georgian Britain opens at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse tomorrow (Friday, 22 November). ... Read more about Intrigue and scandal abound in the work of an 18th-century caricaturist

Christmas comes to Windsor Castle

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Monday, 11 November 2013

This festive season Windsor Castle will be transformed inside and out, as the visitor route is decorated for Christmas. ... Read more about Christmas comes to Windsor Castle

The Palace of Holyroodhouse

The Palace of Holyroodhouse marks St Andrew's Day with free admission and a host of activities

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Wednesday, 6 November 2013

On 30 November, celebrate St Andrew's Day at the Palace of Holyroodhouse with free admission and a host of activities for all the family. ... Read more about The Palace of Holyroodhouse marks St Andrew's Day with free admission and a host of activities

Group visits from Royal Collection Trust 2014

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Friday, 1 November 2013

Royal Collection Trust has announced its programme of exhibitions and group visits for 2014 at the Official Residences of The Queen and The Queen’s Galleries in London and Edinburgh. ... Read more about Group visits from Royal Collection Trust 2014

Work by a forgotten 17th-century genius and trailblazers of contemporary art goes on display at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

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Tuesday, 29 October 2013

A gift to The Queen from some of the biggest names in British contemporary art and the ground-breaking work of a forgotten 17th-century genius go on display in two new exhibitions. ... Read more about Work by a forgotten 17th-century genius and trailblazers of contemporary art goes on display at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Celebrate Christmas with exclusive gifts from Royal Collection Trust

Release date: 
Thursday, 24 October 2013

Royal Collection Trust has an abundance of gifts for the whole family this Christmas. ... Read more about Celebrate Christmas with exclusive gifts from Royal Collection Trust

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