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The Early Music Show: Garden of early delights

Tuesday, 31 March 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join us for a special evening of live music as part of BBC Radio 3's Early Music Show, presented by Lucie Skeaping, in the beautiful surroundings of the exhibition in The Queen's Gallery. On arrival, enjoy a private view of Painting ... Read more about The Early Music Show: Garden of early delights

Lunchtime lecture - A Crown from Ecuador: a Mystery to be Solved

Wednesday, 22 April 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

The spectacular gold crown from Ecuador presented to Queen Victoria in 1862 has long been described as a unique survivor and symbol of power from the Inca civilisation. Palace of Holyroodhouse curator, Deborah Clarke, unravels the mystery of the ... Read more about Lunchtime lecture - A Crown from Ecuador: a Mystery to be Solved

Exhibition special event - The art of dialling

Wednesday, 29 April 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join Sally Goodsir, Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts, to learn about the fascinating history of sundials and dialling. ... Read more about Exhibition special event - The art of dialling

Creative course - Miniature Painting Workshop: The garden of paradise

Saturday, 2 May 2015 to Saturday, 23 May 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Paint your own imagined paradise garden using a variety of Persian miniature-painting techniques on this course over four Saturdays in May. The Garden of Paradise is key to the literature, poetry, architecture and paintings of the Persian tradition. ... Read more about Creative course - Miniature Painting Workshop: The garden of paradise

Study Afternoon in Partnership with National Museums Scotland

Tuesday, 5 May 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

This joint study afternoon explores the value of gold both as a prestigious metal and as a symbol of status and power. The application of gold to artworks, decorative objects, manuscripts and architecture will be examined, as well as its fascinating ... Read more about Study Afternoon in Partnership with National Museums Scotland

Study day - Create a garden as a work of art

Wednesday, 6 May 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Enjoy an afternoon study day as you learn how to create your own garden with landscape architect and garden designer, Laura de Beden. ... Read more about Study day - Create a garden as a work of art

Lecture - Wellington at Waterloo

Wednesday, 6 May 2015
Windsor Castle

Join Saul David for an evening lecture on the Duke of Wellington at Waterloo in 1815. ... Read more about Lecture - Wellington at Waterloo

Creative course - All That Glitters

Saturday, 9 May 2015 to Sunday, 10 May 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Special event - Wimbledon College of Art costume Parade

Monday, 11 May 2015
Windsor Castle

As part of your visit to Windsor Castle enjoy a unique fashion parade through St George's Hall of visually stunning costumes created and modelled by second and third-year students of the Costume Design and Costume Interpretation courses at Wimbledon ... Read more about Special event - Wimbledon College of Art costume Parade

A detail from the cover of Francis Bacon's essay 'Of gardens'

Exhibition special event - 'The Glory of the Garden': the garden in art and literature from 1500 to 1900

Wednesday, 13 May 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Learn about the changing face of the garden in art and literature throughout history as seen in Painting Paradise: The Art of the Garden. ... Read more about Exhibition special event - 'The Glory of the Garden': the garden in art and literature from 1500 to 1900

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