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

60 Years: The Coronation at the Royal Mews

Age group: 
Key stage 1, Key stage 2, Key stage 3
School subjects: 
English, History, Art & Design, Citizenship
The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

This discussion and discovery session introduces pupils to the Coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 60 years ago and the role of the Royal Mews within the celebrations. ... Read more about 60 Years: The Coronation at the Royal Mews

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

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