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. ... Read more about Family Activities: The Big Draw

Learning resources for children and families

An experiment with perspective: Children's activity

Look at this painting by popular Dutch artist adam Willaerts and consider the question......."Do you think even the most famous artists got perspective perfect in their paintings?" ... Read more about An experiment with perspective: Children's activity

Children participating in an art workshop at Windsor Castle

Design a Coat of Arms activity

Download the activity and discover how different symbols are used to make up a coat of arms.  This activity also contains ideas to help you design your own coat of arms. ... Read more about Design a Coat of Arms activity