Learning events for children and families

Visit the Palace of Holyroodhouse during October half term and help create a giant landscape with a professional illustrator. ... Read more about Family Activities: October Half Term at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

The Big Draw is a national campaign to get people drawing and is the biggest drawing event in the UK.

Be inspired by the magnificent displays and atmosphere of the Royal Mews and document it through drawing. ... Read more about Family Activities: The Big Draw

Learning resources for children and families

Have a Heart: Explore the human heart in an activity for everyone. ... Read more about Have a Heart: Leonardo da Vinci activity

Leonardo da Vinci used and recorded a number of rules to help him when drawing the head and face. Many of these rules involved the observation of certain features of the face and their measurements between each other. These observations now provide ... Read more about Face Facts: Children's activity