Exhibitions

Current exhibitions

Friday, 7 February 2014 to Monday, 5 May 2014
Windsor Castle

Paul Sandby was ‘the father of English watercolour’. With his brother Thomas, he produced dozens of watercolours that together comprise a fascinating visual record of Windsor Castle during the reign of George III.

Friday, 14 March 2014 to Sunday, 20 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion traces changing tastes in fashionable attire in Great Britain in the 16th and 17th centuries.

Friday, 21 March 2014 to Sunday, 2 November 2014
Palace of Holyroodhouse

In the year that The Commonwealth Games come to Scotland, a new display at the Palace of Holyroodhouse marks The Queen's role as Head of the Commonwealth through gifts presented to Her Majesty by Commonwealth countries around the world.

Friday, 11 April 2014 to Sunday, 12 October 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

To mark the 300th anniversary of the beginning of the Georgian era, The First Georgians: Art and Monarchy 1714-1760 explores royal patronage and taste in the reigns of George I and George II.

Future exhibitions

Saturday, 17 May 2014 to Sunday, 25 January 2015
Windsor Castle

The Royal Archives hold an unparalleled range of material relating to the history of the British Monarchy. This exhibition presents some of the Archives' greatest treasures, many of which have never been on public display before.

Saturday, 26 July 2014 to Sunday, 28 September 2014
Buckingham Palace

From well-loved toys and treasured family gifts to tiny childhood outfits, a special exhibition at Buckingham Palace will give an unprecedented glimpse into life as a young member of the royal family growing up at Buckingham Palace.

Thursday, 7 August 2014 to Sunday, 2 November 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

This exhibition celebrates the work of the current Poet Laureate and explores the role of the Poet Laureate, and the close relationship between poet and monarch over the last three and a half centuries.

Friday, 31 October 2014 to Sunday, 22 February 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

In 1862 the leading British photographer, Francis Bedford was commissioned by Queen Victoria to accompany her son and heir on an ambitious journey around the Middle East. This exhibition documents that journey.

Friday, 14 November 2014 to Sunday, 8 February 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

One of the great artists of the Baroque, Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione (1609-64) was perhaps the most innovative and technically brilliant Italian draftsman of his time. He practised as a painter, but won fame for his drawings and prints.

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