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Access Event - Verbal Description Tour

Saturday, 4 October 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Join members of the Learning team for this verbal description tour of key works and themes in the exhibition.  To reserve your free place contact the Learning bookings team (details below). ... Read more about Access Event - Verbal Description Tour

Special Event - Carol Ann Duffy: An Evening with the Laureate and her Poetry

Wednesday, 8 October 2014
Palace of Holyroodhouse and The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

Poet Laureate, Carol Ann Duffy, is accompanied by virtuoso musician John Sampson for a very special evening of poetry and music. ... Read more about Special Event - Carol Ann Duffy: An Evening with the Laureate and her Poetry

Performance - A Choice Poem

Saturday, 11 October 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Edinburgh performance poets give readings of favourite Laureate poems requested by the public.  Along with each reading they will also recite a selection of their own work. ... Read more about Performance - A Choice Poem

Access Event - Amplified Tour for Visitors with Hearing Loss

Saturday, 18 October 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

This special tour explores the history of the Poet Laureate and the work of Carol Ann Duffy.  An FM portable loop system is available.  To reserve your free place please contact the Learning bookings team (details below). ... Read more about Access Event - Amplified Tour for Visitors with Hearing Loss

Short Talk - A Talk and A Walk

Thursday, 23 October 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Join Poetry for the Palace curators, Deborah Clarke or Emma Stuart, for a 10-minute exploration of The Queen's Gallery exhibition discovering the connections, intrigues and histories behind this poetic journey of the last three centuries.  ... Read more about Short Talk - A Talk and A Walk

Liz Lochhead

Special Event - The Word is Scots: Liz Lochhead and the Mother Tongue

Tuesday, 28 October 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Liz Lochhead, National Poet for Scotland, puts the use of Scots in poetry under the microscope. ... Read more about Special Event - The Word is Scots: Liz Lochhead and the Mother Tongue

Performance - A Choice Poem

Saturday, 1 November 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Edinburgh performance poets give readings of favourite Laureate poems requested by the public.  Along woth each reading they will also recite a selection of their own work. ... Read more about Performance - A Choice Poem

Private Evening View for groups - Castiglione: Lost Genius

Friday, 14 November 2014 to Sunday, 8 February 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Enjoy a Private Evening View of Castiglione: Lost Genius at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse. This is an exclusive after-hours event to enjoy the exhibition without the crowds. Groups may bring their own guide. ... Read more about Private Evening View for groups - Castiglione: Lost Genius

Private Evening Talk and View for groups - Castiglione: Lost Genius

Friday, 14 November 2014 to Sunday, 8 February 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Enjoy a Private Evening Talk and View of Castiglione: Lost Genius at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse. During this exclusive after-hours event, enjoy a special introductory talk by an expert guide. ... Read more about Private Evening Talk and View for groups - Castiglione: Lost Genius

Explore the exhibition 'Castiglione: Lost Genius' at The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh opening November 2014.

Castiglione: Lost Genius

Friday, 14 November 2014 to Sunday, 8 February 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

The Royal Collection houses the largest extant group of drawings by Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione (1609-64), one of the most innovative and technically brilliant Italian draftsman of his time. Castiglione worked in oils on paper to produce large, ... Read more about Castiglione: Lost Genius

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