Schools: London
Visit three inspiring and unique sites in London - the State Rooms of Buckingham Palace, The Queen's Gallery and the Royal Mews - and combine history, art and a working palace.

School Sessions

Children participating in a schools' gallery workshop at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

How do you create a Landscape?

Age group: 
Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4
School subjects: 
Art & Design, History and Art
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Pupils will examine some of the techniques and skills used by the artists featured in Painting Paradise: The Art of the Garden to produce these fine examples of landscapes. ... Read more about How do you create a Landscape?

A journey through Paradise: A Creative Writing workshop

Age group: 
Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5
School subjects: 
English Language, Literacy, History, Art & Design
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Focussing on the paintings and works of art featured in Painting Paradise: The Art of the Garden  at The Queen's Gallery, pupils will explore these exciting sources to ... Read more about A journey through Paradise: A Creative Writing workshop

Learning Resources

Face Facts: Children's activity

Leonardo da Vinci used and recorded a number of rules to help him when drawing the head and face. Many of these rules involved the observation of certain features of the face and their measurements between each other. These observations now provide ... Read more about Face Facts: Children's activity

Looking at perspective: Children's activity

Perspective is vital in artistic composition. It provides the artist with a method of capturing the three dimensional world on a two dimensional surface.

Find out more about the process of perspective with our this interactive games. ... Read more about Looking at perspective: Children's activity