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Short talk - Mistaken identity

Thursday, 1 May 2014

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

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 past, and the extent of Rubens's authorship has been doubted. Jennifer Scott, ... Read more about Short talk - Mistaken identity

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?

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

Short Recital - Handel Allemande from Suite No.3 in d minor HWV428

Wednesday, 23 April 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 - Handel Allemande from Suite No.3 in d minor HWV428

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Lecture - 'The little-ingenious Garrick and the ingenious little Hogarth': Art and the Theatre 1714–1760

Wednesday, 23 April 2014

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join Robin Simon, Honorary Professor of English at UCL and Editor of The British Art Journal, and the actor William Chubb as they investigate the friendship between two extraordinary men. ... Read more about Lecture - 'The little-ingenious Garrick and the ingenious little Hogarth': Art and the Theatre 1714–1760

Short talk - Talking Frames

Thursday, 17 April 2014

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. This talk will introduce you to the much-maligned world of the picture frame and will look more closely at how style, taste and class during the Georgian period influenced the ... Read more about Short talk - Talking Frames

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 1714-60 and Kensington Palace. ... Read more about The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760 and Kensington Palace

Family Activities: Easter Egg Hunt in the Royal Mews

Monday, 14 April 2014 to Tuesday, 15 April 2014

The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace
Visit us in April and take part in our Easter Egg Hunt.
 

Concert - The Early Music Show at The Queen's Gallery

Tuesday, 8 April 2014

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join BBC Radio 3's Early Music Show for a special performance by Carole Cerasi who will play the harpsichord made for Frederick. Prince of Wales. ... Read more about Concert - The Early Music Show at The Queen's Gallery

Children drawing in the Royal Mews activity room

Family Activities: Learning Room open

Saturday, 22 March 2014

The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

Drop into the Learning Room during your visit and use our paper-based activities to create an outfit for Albert the Coachman or design your own carriage to take home.    ... Read more about Family Activities: Learning Room open

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