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Detail of the Propylon of the Temple from the Great Court, Temple of Horus , Edfu

Short talk - Francis Bedford - royal photographer

Thursday, 4 December 2014

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Bedford had to transport all his photographic equipment and materials across the Middle East in order to document the royal tour. Sophie Gordon, the curator of ... Read more about Short talk - Francis Bedford - royal photographer

Members of the choir Stile Antico

Performance - Christmas concert: A Wondrous Mystery

Thursday, 11 December 2014

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Choir Stile Antico presents a sparkling programme of Renaissance choral music by Flemish and German composers during this evening of magical music-making. ... Read more about Performance - Christmas concert: A Wondrous Mystery

Detail of St. Edward's Crown

Exhibition special event - Royal Gold: Reflections of Power

Wednesday, 17 December 2014

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join Kathryn Jones, Curator of Decorative Arts, during this 1-hour lecture, as she explores how gold has been used to denote the highest degree of status and authority. ... Read more about Exhibition special event - Royal Gold: Reflections of Power

Short talk - Nakhtmontu's funerary stela

Thursday, 18 December 2014

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. During his 1862 four-month tour of the Middle East, Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, attended several archaeological excavations and collected a number of antiquities, including ... Read more about Short talk - Nakhtmontu's funerary stela

Short talk - Gold Leaves

Thursday, 8 January 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. This short talk by Kate Heard, Senior Curator of Prints and Drawings, will look at the two lavish missal leaves on display in the exhibition ... Read more about Short talk - Gold Leaves

View from the Seraskier Tower, Sultanahmet Quarter, Istanbul

Short talk - Constantinople through Francis Bedford's Camera

Thursday, 15 January 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Throughout the 1862 tour of the Middle East undertaken by the Prince of Wales, the accompanying photographer Francis Bedford took a particular interest in religious sites - ... Read more about Short talk - Constantinople through Francis Bedford's Camera

Access Event - BSL Interpreted and Lipspeaking Guided Tour

Wednesday, 21 January 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

BSL interpreted and lipspeaking guided tour of the Cairo to Constantinople: Early Photographs of the Middle East exhibition at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace. ... Read more about Access Event - BSL Interpreted and Lipspeaking Guided Tour

Short talk - Illuminating worship: Cardinal York's Book of Hours in the Royal Library

Thursday, 22 January 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. This book of hours is one of the finest late-medieval manuscripts in the Royal Library. Elizabeth Clark, Collections Information Assistant (Books), will investigate the ... Read more about Short talk - Illuminating worship: Cardinal York's Book of Hours in the Royal Library

The Mosque of Askar in Jerusalem

Exhibition special event - Masterpieces: Stairway to Heaven - Film screening

Thursday, 22 January 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join us for a screening of Stairway to Heaven, introduced by Jonathan Marsden, Director of Royal Collection Trust, and the film-maker André Singer. ... Read more about Exhibition special event - Masterpieces: Stairway to Heaven - Film screening

Gold Coronation Girdle

Creative course - Gold and Glory: an embroidery workshop

Saturday, 24 January 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Inspired by Gold, this 1-day hands-on workshop will explore the traditions and give you the opportunity of practising the skills required for one of the oldest embroidery techniques in Britain. ... Read more about Creative course - Gold and Glory: an embroidery workshop

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