Learning events for children and families

Children try on costumes at The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

Family Activities: The Big Draw

Saturday, 25 October 2014 to Sunday, 26 October 2014

The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

This October half-term, be inspired by the magnificent displays and atmosphere of the Royal Mews and document it through drawing as part of The Big Draw. ... Read more about Family Activities: The Big Draw

Family Activities: The Big Draw

Saturday, 25 October 2014 to Sunday, 2 November 2014

Windsor Castle

Our theme for October, Inside the Castle Walls, continues through half term when we take part in The Big Draw, the world's biggest drawing festival. Get involved in our collaborative art project, looking at life within the Castle walls by ... Read more about Family Activities: The Big Draw

Learning resources for children and families

Download an activity sheet and colour in your own picture of George III, Queen Victoria or Queen Elizabeth II. ... Read more about Colouring in activity sheets: George III, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth II

Seeing the story Children's activity screen shot

By looking closely at paintings we can often discover a lot more than meets the eye. Artists had the ability to tell a story without using words. Instead they use hidden symbols and clues to pass on a message to the viewer. ... Read more about Seeing the story: Children's activity