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Leonardo da Vinci: The Mechanics of Man

Friday, 2 August 2013 to Sunday, 10 November 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Long recognised as one of the great artists of the Renaissance, Leonardo da Vinci was also a pioneer in the understanding of human anatomy. Had his ground-breaking work been published, it would have transformed European knowledge of the subject.... Read more about Leonardo da Vinci: The Mechanics of Man

Castiglione: Lost Genius

Friday, 1 November 2013 to Sunday, 16 March 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Two exhibitions, one ticket.
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Gifted: From the Royal Academy to The Queen

Friday, 1 November 2013 to Sunday, 16 March 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

High Spirits: The Comic Art of Thomas Rowlandson

Friday, 22 November 2013 to Sunday, 2 March 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

The absurdities of fashion, the perils of love, political machinations and royal intrigue were the daily subject matter of Thomas Rowlandson, one of the leading caricaturists of Georgian England.... Read more about High Spirits: The Comic Art of Thomas Rowlandson

Capturing the Castle: Watercolours of Windsor by Paul and Thomas Sandby

Friday, 7 February 2014 to Monday, 5 May 2014
Windsor Castle

Paul Sandby was ‘the father of English watercolour’. With his brother Thomas, he produced dozens of watercolours that together comprise a fascinating visual record of Windsor Castle during the reign of George III. ... Read more about Capturing the Castle: Watercolours of Windsor by Paul and Thomas Sandby

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In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion

Friday, 14 March 2014 to Sunday, 20 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

For the Tudor and Stuart elite, luxurious clothing was an essential component of court life. Garments and accessories – and the way in which they were worn – conveyed important messages about wealth, gender, age, social position, marital status and... Read more about In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion

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The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760

Friday, 11 April 2014 to Sunday, 12 October 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

In 1714 George I ascended the throne as the first British monarch of the German House of Hanover. With the dawn of a new dynastic age came a silent revolution – one of the most dramatic periods of change across all aspects of British political,... Read more about The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760

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Treasures from the Royal Archives

Saturday, 17 May 2014 to Sunday, 25 January 2015
Windsor Castle

The Royal Archives hold an unparalleled range of material relating to the history of the British Monarchy. Since 1914 they have been housed in the Round Tower at Windsor Castle. To celebrate this centenary, a display at Windsor Castle will present... Read more about Treasures from the Royal Archives

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Royal Childhood

Saturday, 26 July 2014 to Sunday, 28 September 2014
Buckingham Palace

From well-loved toys and treasured family gifts to tiny childhood outfits, a special exhibition at Buckingham Palace will give an unprecedented glimpse into life as a young member of the royal family growing up at... Read more about Royal Childhood

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Poetry for the Palace: Poets Laureate from Dryden to Duffy

Thursday, 7 August 2014 to Sunday, 2 November 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

The office of Poet Laureate is a special honour awarded by the Sovereign to a poet whose work is of national significance. ... Read more about Poetry for the Palace: Poets Laureate from Dryden to Duffy

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