Adult learning, the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Adult Learning

Discover the Royal Palaces and the treasures of the Royal Collection with short talks, lectures, courses and special events.

Learning events for adults

Lecture - Sir Thomas Lawrence and the Waterloo Chamber

Tuesday, 2 June 2015

Windsor Castle

Join Desmond Shawe-Taylor, Surveyor of The Queen's Pictures at Windsor Castle for an evening lecture discussing the magnificent portraits in the Waterloo Chamber. ... Read more about Lecture - Sir Thomas Lawrence and the Waterloo Chamber

Short talk - Worth His Weight in Gold

Wednesday, 3 June 2015 to Thursday, 4 June 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Co-curator of Gold, Lauren Porter, will focus on a beautifully illuminated page from the Padshahnama – the finest Islamic manuscript in the Royal Collection – which depicts the weighing ceremony of the Mughal Emperor Shah-Jahan. ... Read more about Short talk - Worth His Weight in Gold