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

A Royal Welcome: Past and present at Buckingham Palace

Age group: 
Key stage 2, Key stage 3
School subjects: 
History, Art & Design
The State Rooms, Buckingham Palace

From the time of Queen Victoria to the current reign of Her Majesty The Queen, many important state occassions have taken place at Buckingham Palace. But what goes on behind the scenes to create the magic and magnificence of an official visit to the ... Read more about A Royal Welcome: Past and present at Buckingham Palace

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 ... Read more about A journey through Paradise: A Creative Writing workshop

Learning Resources

Coaches at the Royal Mews. Photographer: Pawel Libera

Design a Carriage Activity

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

Changing the guard in the forecourt of Buckingham PalaceChanging the guard in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace.

Teacher Information Packs - London

For further information about your group's visit to the Royal Mews, The Queen's Gallery or the State Rooms at Buckingham Place download our comprehensive teachers' packs. Use these practical documents on your trip to provide you with useful ... Read more about Teacher Information Packs - London