Edinburgh
Palace of Holyroodhouse

What's on

The Heart of the Great Alone

Friday, 2 October 2009 to Sunday, 11 April 2010
Palace of Holyroodhouse

This exhibition of remarkable Antarctic photography by George Herbert Ponting and Frank Hurley marks the 100th anniversary of Captain Scott’s ill-fated journey to the South Pole. ... Read more about The Heart of the Great Alone

A watermill beside a woody lane, by Meyndert Hobbema

Dutch Landscapes

Friday, 30 April 2010 to Sunday, 9 January 2011
Palace of Holyroodhouse

This exhibition brings together 42 remarkable works, including paintings by Jacob van Ruisdael, Aelbert Cuyp, Nicolaes Berchem and Meyndert Hobbema. These and the other artists represented in the exhibition were based in the main artistic centres of ... Read more about Dutch Landscapes

Marcus Adams: Royal Photographer

Friday, 4 March 2011 to Tuesday, 5 June 2012
Palace of Holyroodhouse

This exhibition celebrates the royal portraiture of Marcus Adams (1875–1959), who devoted his career to the photography of children. Over a period of thirty years, from 1926 to 1956, Adams created a unique photographic record of two generations of ... Read more about Marcus Adams: Royal Photographer

Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret on board The Royal Yacht Britannia, image advertising Royal Childhood on film at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Royal Childhood on film

Monday, 4 May 2015 to Saturday, 31 October 2015

Palace of Holyroodhouse

In celebration of the birth of Her Majesty The Queen's new great-grandchild, a special selection of films, providing an extraordinary glimpse into royal childhood over the years, are showing at the Palace of Holyroodhouse. ... Read more about Royal Childhood on film