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

How can you tell if The Queen is at Windsor Castle when you visit?  Why is the Castle built on a hill?  Whose banners hang in St George's Chapel?  Find the answers to these and many other questions by following the Learning about Castles ... Read more about Windsor Castle: Learning about Castles Trail and Information Sheet

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