Learning resources

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

In June 2013 pupils from Barrow Hill Junior School worked with the members of Royal Collection Trust's Learning team to develop their own talks about a number of their favourite pieces from the ... Read more about Barrow Hill Junior School - talk about 'In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion'

Imagine you are a soldier hundreds of years ago trying to take Windsor Castle from the king: is it easy to break in or are the defences strong enough to keep you out?  Find out by playing the Bring on the Battle! game.  ... Read more about Bring on the battle: Children's activity

Children using the Buckingham Palace Garden Trail

Explore the gardens of Buckingham Palace with our Garden Trail. For most of the year, The Queen’s garden is a private garden, however lots of wildlife is encouraged to come and live here – including birds, fish and insects. Look out for some of them... Read more about Buckingham Palace Garden Trail

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

Download the activity sheets and colour in your own Tudor and Stuart costume designs inspired by the In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion... Read more about Colouring in activity sheets: Tudors and Stuarts

Discover how artists composed paintings of landscapes in the seventeenth century and then have a go at composing you own landscape.... Read more about Compose your own landscape: Children's activity

Coaches at the Royal Mews. Photographer: Pawel Libera

The Royal Mews is home to a unique collection of carriages. Download the activity and create your own carriage for a royal procession.... Read more about Design a Carriage Activity

Download the activity and design your own Coat of Arms - a design made up of symbols, animals and colours.

If you visit any of the Royal Residences look out for the Coats of Arms or the Royal Standard on display.... Read more about Design a Coat of Arms

Children participating in an art workshop at Windsor Castle

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

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