rss feed

Events RSS Feed

Keep up to date with the latest events from The Royal Collection

What's on

Future events

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

Short talk - Pictures in Stone: The art of Pietre Dure

Thursday, 2 April 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Pietre Dure is one of the most exotic and expensive of decorative art forms, where semi-precious hardstones are used to form 'pictures in stone', often with subjects of fruit, flowers and birds. This talk will look at the development of the art in ... Read more about Short talk - Pictures in Stone: The art of Pietre Dure

Short recital: Songs and solos from the English Golden Age

Wednesday, 8 April 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for 15-minute recitals exploring a range of music inspired by nature as part of our free lunchtime programme. Enjoy a selection of music inspired by English Golden age songs from Daneyl, Dowland and ... Read more about Short recital: Songs and solos from the English Golden Age

Short talk - British School, the Family of Henry VIII.

Thursday, 9 April 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This fascinating painting offers a rare glimpse into the gardens which once adorned the palaces of Henry VIII. The view through the arched openings is the earliest surviving depiction of a recognisable garden in British art, that of Whitehall Palace. ... Read more about Short talk - British School, the Family of Henry VIII.

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

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

Join Palace of Holyroodhouse curator, Deborah Clarke, as she unravels the mystery of the Ecuadorian crown presented to Queen Victoria in 1862. ... Read more about Lunchtime lecture - A Crown from Ecuador: a Mystery to be Solved

Short recital: Tandernacken

Wednesday, 22 April 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for 15-minute recitals exploring a range of music inspired by nature as part of our free lunchtime programme. Enjoy a selection of music from: ... Read more about Short recital: Tandernacken

Short talk - The Restoration of the Sunflower Clock

Thursday, 23 April 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

The Sunflower clock has been totally restored and transformed for the Gardens in Art Exhibition, returning it to its early nineteenth-century appearance as depicted in the watercolour from the George IV pictorial inventory . This talk will cover the ... Read more about Short talk - The Restoration of the Sunflower Clock

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

Short talk - Outdoor Life at Osborne: pleasure and education

Thursday, 30 April 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This short talk by Simon Spier, Curatorial Intern in Decorative Arts department, will focus on the relationship Queen Victoria and Prince Albert held with their garden at Osborne House. Not only was it a space for aesthetic experiments, but it also ... Read more about Short talk - Outdoor Life at Osborne: pleasure and education

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

Pages