School pupils at Buckingham Palace


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Learning resources

Podcast - Cloth of Gold: the use of gold in royal couture

There is a strong tradition of the use of cloth of gold and gold embroidery in royal clothing in both fashionable dress and ceremonial garments. Enjoy our podcast of a lecture given by Caroline de Guitaut, Curator of Decorative Arts, as she ... Read more about Podcast - Cloth of Gold: the use of gold in royal couture

About Learning

We aim to inspire audiences to engage, enjoy and learn about the Royal Collection and Official Residences of The Queen, by delivering learning programmes and resources online or on-site.

Our key audiences are:

  • School teachers and pupils
  • Families
  • Visitors with access needs
  • Adult learners

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School sessions

A schools learning session at Windsor Castle
Early Years Foundation Stage, Key stage 1
Role play during a schools' session at Windsor Castle
Key stage 1, Key stage 2
History, Science (Materials), Geography