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Unfolding Pictures: Fans in The Royal Collection

Friday, 9 December 2005 to Monday, 29 May 2006

The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

‘I cool, I refresh, and I can keep secrets’. These words, incorporated into the design of a fan presented to Queen Alexandra, perfectly encapsulate the role of the fan as both practical and social accessory. This first ever exhibition of fans from the ... Read more about Unfolding Pictures: Fans in The Royal Collection

Canaletto in Venice

Friday, 16 June 2006 to Sunday, 7 January 2007

The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

The exhibition takes the visitor on a journey from the quayside houses and workshops on the Grand Canal’s upper reaches to the bustling festivities of a regatta and Ascension Day celebrations around St Mark’s Square.  Canaletto brilliantly captures ... Read more about Canaletto in Venice

The Art of Italy: The Baroque

Thursday, 13 November 2008 to Sunday, 8 March 2009

The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

This exhibition highlights the passionate collecting of Italian art by the British court in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.  ... Read more about The Art of Italy: The Baroque

The Heart of the Great Alone

Friday, 2 October 2009 to Sunday, 11 April 2010

The Queen's Gallery, 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

The Queen's Gallery, 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

The Queen's Gallery, 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

Apollo and Diana by Lucas Cranach the Elder, c.1526

The Northern Renaissance: Dürer to Holbein

Friday, 17 June 2011 to Sunday, 15 January 2012

The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

The 15th and 16th centuries were a time of dramatic change in Northern Europe.  Monarchs vied for territorial power, religious reformers questioned the central tenets of the church and scholars sought greater understanding of their world.  Against ... Read more about The Northern Renaissance: Dürer to Holbein

Treasures from The Queen's Palaces

Friday, 16 March 2012 to Sunday, 4 November 2012

The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

This exhibition brings together some of the finest treasures from the Royal Collection to celebrate Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee in 2012.   ... Read more about Treasures from The Queen's Palaces

The King's Bed Chamber, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Palace of Holyroodhouse and The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh for groups

Friday, 16 March 2012 to Monday, 4 November 2013
Palace of Holyroodhouse and The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

Combine your visit to the Palace of Holyroodhouse with the current exhibition at The Queen's Gallery (click here to view what's on at The Queen's ... Read more about Palace of Holyroodhouse and The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh for groups

Sir Edwin Landseer, Eos, 1841

Private Morning Visit for groups - Treasures from The Queen's Palaces

Friday, 16 March 2012 to Sunday, 4 November 2012
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Enjoy the exhibtion without the crowds with one of our experts or your own guide.

Please note this is not a guided visit, but groups may bring their own tour guide.  Audio tours are also available. ... Read more about Private Morning Visit for groups - Treasures from The Queen's Palaces

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