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Private Evening View for groups - The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760

Friday, 11 April 2014 to Sunday, 12 October 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Enjoy a Private Evening View of The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760 at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace. This is an exclusive after-hours event to enjoy the exhibition without the crowds. Groups may bring their own... Read more about Private Evening View for groups - The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760

The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760

Friday, 11 April 2014 to Sunday, 12 October 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

In 1714 George I ascended the throne as the first British monarch of the German House of Hanover. With the dawn of a new dynastic age came a silent revolution – one of the most dramatic periods of change across all aspects of British political,... Read more about The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760

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Private Evening Talk and View for groups - The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760

Friday, 11 April 2014 to Sunday, 12 October 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Enjoy an Private Evening Talk and View of The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760 at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace. During this exclusive after-hours event, enjoy a special introductory talk by an exhibition guide.... Read more about Private Evening Talk and View for groups - The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760

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The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760 and Kensington Palace

Thursday, 17 April 2014 to Friday, 25 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Explore the Georgian era in more detail with a combined visit to The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760 at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace and Meet the... Read more about The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760 and Kensington Palace

Exhibition Talk for groups - The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760

Thursday, 17 April 2014 to Sunday, 12 October 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

To enhance your group visit to The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760, book an exclusive introductory talk by a Royal Collection Trust expert or Curator in the Gallery's Redgrave Room.... Read more about Exhibition Talk for groups - The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760

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Short talk - Dining with the Prince

Thursday, 24 April 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Frederick, Prince of Wales was an enthusiastic host whose menu books reveal that he combined traditional English cooking with German dishes from his homeland and fashionable... Read more about Short talk - Dining with the Prince

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Lecture - The Art of the Enlightenment: is there such a thing?

Wednesday, 30 April 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Britain in the early eighteenth century is at the forefront of the Enlightenment movement as expressed in government, science and philosophy. Join Desmond Shawe-Taylor, Surveyor of The Queen's Pictures, as he investigates whether the visual arts in... Read more about Lecture - The Art of the Enlightenment: is there such a thing?

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Short talk - Mistaken identity

Thursday, 1 May 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Don Rodrigo de Calderon by Rubens was bought by King George I as a portrait of the infamous Spanish general, the Duke of Alva. The painting has been altered in size in the... Read more about Short talk - Mistaken identity

Study Day - Enlightened Monarchs: Art at court in the eighteenth century

Wednesday, 7 May 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

To commemorate the 300th anniversary of George I's accession to the British throne in 1714, Royal Collection Trust, the Wallace Collection and the Society for Court Studies are organising a study day dedicated to the often overlooked art patronage of... Read more about Study Day - Enlightened Monarchs: Art at court in the eighteenth century

Short Recital - Charles Avison 2 Menuets from Sonata Prima Op.5

Wednesday, 7 May 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short recital with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for a short 15-minute recitals on the Shudi Harpsichord and other period instruments, exploring music from the Georgian... Read more about Short Recital - Charles Avison 2 Menuets from Sonata Prima Op.5

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