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Glittering gold accessories go on display in Scotland

Friday, 27 March 2015

A dazzling selection of gold from the Royal Collection has gone on display in Scotland for the first time in a new exhibition at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh.  It includes exquisite items of jewellery and personal ... Read more about Glittering gold accessories go on display in Scotland

Image of the opening pages of a Persian manuscript containing a translation of Queen Victoria's book 'More leaves from the journal of a life in the Highlands, from 1862 to 1882

Queen Victoria's best-selling book of her life in the Highlands, translated into Persian

Wednesday, 11 March 2015

A Persian translation of a best-selling book of Queen Victoria's journal entries will go on display for the first time in Scotland later this month.  The manuscript is one of the highlights of ... Read more about Queen Victoria's best-selling book of her life in the Highlands, translated into Persian

Gold tiger's head from the throne of Tipu Sultan

'Gold' exhibition to open in Edinburgh

Monday, 16 February 2015

An exhibition celebrating the beauty and symbolism of gold opens at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse on 27 March.  Through over 60 items drawn from across the Royal Collection, from the Early Bronze Age to the 20th century, Gold ... Read more about 'Gold' exhibition to open in Edinburgh

New exhibition opens at The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

Wednesday, 12 November 2014
The first exhibition in Scotland devoted to the Italian artist Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione opens on Friday, 14 November at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse. Lawless and impetuous, most of what is known of Castiglione is from court documents rather than fulfilled artistic commissions, but he was one of the most innovative and ground-breaking artists of the Italian Baroque.

Words of Britain's Poets Laureate brought to life in new exhibition

Wednesday, 6 August 2014

The words of Poets Laureate across three and a half centuries are brought to life in a new exhibition at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse as ... Read more about Words of Britain's Poets Laureate brought to life in new exhibition

Previously unpublished poems by a Poet Laureate will go on display for the first time

Tuesday, 1 July 2014

Three unpublished works by the poet John Masefield (1878–1967) are to go on display in a new exhibition at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse next month. The handwritten poems were given to King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (the future ... Read more about Previously unpublished poems by a Poet Laureate will go on display for the first time

Exhibition explores the art of Tudor and Stuart fashion

Monday, 3 March 2014

An exhibition exploring the fashions of the Tudor and Stuart rich and famous opens at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse ... Read more about Exhibition explores the art of Tudor and Stuart fashion

Works by Georgian caricaturist go on display at The Queen’s Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Thursday, 21 November 2013

A new exhibition of work by one of the wittiest and most popular caricaturists of Georgian Britain opens at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse tomorrow (Friday, 22 November). ... Read more about Works by Georgian caricaturist go on display at The Queen’s Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

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

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