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Two new exhibitions to open at The Queen's Gallery in November

Monday, 14 October 2013

Two very distinct but complementary exhibitions open at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace on 1 November. The first reveals the turbulent life and spectacular talent of a forgotten 17th-century Italian artist, while the second presents works on ... Read more about Two new exhibitions to open at The Queen's Gallery in November

Semi-State Rooms open at Windsor Castle

Wednesday, 25 September 2013

George IV's private apartments at Windsor Castle open to visitors this Saturday for the winter months. Considered to be among the greatest royal commissions and the finest late Georgian interiors in the country, these magnificent rooms (known as the ... Read more about Semi-State Rooms open at Windsor Castle

Masterpieces: Art and East Anglia

Friday, 13 September 2013

An exhibition opening tomorrow at the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts in Norwich presents an extraordinary range of over 250 works that the East Anglian region has inspired, produced and collected over the centuries.   ... Read more about Masterpieces: Art and East Anglia

One Hundred Years: The RWA and Royal Patronage

Thursday, 5 September 2013

More than 20 prints, drawings and watercolours lent by Her Majesty The Queen from the Royal Collection have gone on display at the Royal West of England Academy, Bristol, in an exhibition celebrating 100 years of royal patronage. ... Read more about One Hundred Years: The RWA and Royal Patronage

A new hang in the Picture Gallery at Buckingham Palace

Wednesday, 21 August 2013

Visitors to Buckingham Palace this summer will see a new selection of some of the most famous paintings in the Royal Collection, following a re-hang of the Palace’s Picture Gallery. ... Read more about A new hang in the Picture Gallery at Buckingham Palace

The face of Buckingham Palace celebrates its 100th birthday

Wednesday, 21 August 2013

In February 1845, Queen Victoria wrote to the Prime Minister, Sir Robert Peel, about the ‘urgent necessity of doing something about Buckingham Palace’. The first monarch to occupy the Palace, she found the building wholly inadequate and required ... Read more about The face of Buckingham Palace celebrates its 100th birthday

Unseen photographs of The Queen as a young girl included in a new book

Monday, 19 August 2013

Previously unseen photographs of the young Princess Elizabeth (the future Queen Elizabeth II) are included in a new book published by Royal Collection Trust on Wednesday, 21 August.  The Royal Baby Book: A Souvenir Album is the official ... Read more about Unseen photographs of The Queen as a young girl included in a new book

Royal Collection Trust exhibition is the subject of a BBC Two Culture Show special

Tuesday, 13 August 2013

The Royal Collection Trust exhibition that sheds new light on Leonardo da Vinci’s groundbreaking studies of the human body is the subject of a BBC Two Culture Show special.  Leonardo: Anatomist, presented by arts writer and broadcaster ... Read more about Royal Collection Trust exhibition is the subject of a BBC Two Culture Show special

Exhibition sheds new light on Leonardo's anatomical studies

Thursday, 1 August 2013

Almost 500 years after Leonardo da Vinci’s death, an exhibition that sheds new light on his groundbreaking studies of the human body opens on Friday, 2 August at The Queen’s Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse.  Leonardo da Vinci: The Mechanics of ... Read more about Exhibition sheds new light on Leonardo's anatomical studies

Outfits from The Queen’s Coronation are reunited for the first time since 2 June 1953

Friday, 26 July 2013

The largest exhibition ever mounted about the Coronation of Her Majesty The Queen opens at Buckingham Palace on Saturday, 27 July 2013.  Celebrating the 60th anniversary of this historic event, The Queen’s Coronation 1953 at the Summer ... Read more about Outfits from The Queen’s Coronation are reunited for the first time since 2 June 1953

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