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

Royal Childhood at Buckingham Palace

Age group: 
Key stage 1, Key stage 2
School subjects: 
History, Art & Design, Design & Technology
The State Rooms, Buckingham Palace

From Queen Victoria’s favourite dolls to Prince George’s tricycle the Royal Childhood exhibition and this linked workshop provides a fascinating insight into the ... Read more about Royal Childhood at Buckingham Palace

Away with words: A Creative Writing workshop - Travel Writing

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

This workshop highlights the many possibilities for inspiring Creative Writing about the subject of Travel from works of art, in comparison to more familiar sources such as books and the internet. Focussing on the paintings, sculptures, photographs ... Read more about Away with words: A Creative Writing workshop - Travel Writing

Learning Resources

Design a Crown Activity

Download the activity and design your own crown - what colours and jewels would you use on your crown? ... Read more about Design a Crown Activity

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