Learning events for children and families

Children dressing up at the Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

Have you ever wondered how much a horse shoe weighs? What shapes are the hats worn by coachmen? What does the shiny surface of a carriage feel like? ... Read more about Family Activities: Touch and Feel Handling Activities

Learning resources for children and families

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

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