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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

Bruegel to Rubens: Masters of Flemish Painting

Friday, 17 October 2008 to Sunday, 26 April 2009

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This first exhibition ever mounted of Flemish paintings in the Royal Collection brings together 51 works from the 15th to 17th centuries, including masterpieces by Hans Memling, Pieter Bruegel the Elder, Jan Brueghel, Van Dyck and Rubens. By the 1550s ... Read more about Bruegel to Rubens: Masters of Flemish Painting

A State Banquet at Buckingham Palace

Tuesday, 29 July 2008 to Monday, 29 September 2008

Buckingham Palace

For the first time ever and for this summer only, visitors to Buckingham Palace will experience the spectacle of the Ballroom set up for a State Banquet. Held in honour of a visiting Head of State, the State Banquet is the occasion when The Queen ... Read more about A State Banquet at Buckingham Palace

HRH The Prince of Wales: An Exhibition to Celebrate his 60th Birthday

Friday, 16 May 2008 to Sunday, 22 February 2009

Windsor Castle

To celebrate the 60th birthday of His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales in 2008, a special exhibition will be shown at Windsor Castle, the royal home where The Prince spent much of his childhood. Photographs from the Royal Photograph Collection will ... Read more about HRH The Prince of Wales: An Exhibition to Celebrate his 60th Birthday

Ten Drawings by Leonardo da Vinci: A Touring Exhibition to Celebrate the Sixtieth Birthday of HRH The Prince of Wales

Thursday, 1 May 2008 to Monday, 4 May 2009

Leonardo’s drawings are the richest, most wide-ranging, technically brilliant and endlessly fascinating of any artist, and this exhibition has been selected to demonstrate the extraordinary scope of his interests. It includes studies for painting, ... Read more about Ten Drawings by Leonardo da Vinci: A Touring Exhibition to Celebrate the Sixtieth Birthday of HRH The Prince of Wales

Amazing Rare Things: The Art of Natural History in the Age of Discovery

Friday, 14 March 2008 to Sunday, 28 September 2008

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

The works in this exhibition have been selected, in collaboration with Sir David Attenborough, from six remarkable and diverse groups of natural history drawings and watercolours in the Royal Collection. They date from the late fifteenth century to ... Read more about Amazing Rare Things: The Art of Natural History in the Age of Discovery

A Royal Wedding, 20 November 1947

Saturday, 28 July 2007 to Friday, 28 September 2007

Buckingham Palace

This exhibition marks the Diamond Wedding Anniversary of The Queen and Prince Philip and looks back to 20 November 1947, when the nation rejoiced in the happiness of the future Queen and her consort. Against the austerity of post-War Britain, with ... Read more about A Royal Wedding, 20 November 1947

Royal Weddings 1840 -1947

Friday, 27 April 2007 to Sunday, 11 May 2008

Windsor Castle

This exhibition celebrates the Diamond Wedding anniversary of Her Majesty The Queen and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh in November 2007. Focusing on the marriages of the five sovereigns to have occupied the British throne in the last 150 ... Read more about Royal Weddings 1840 -1947

Dress for the Occasion

Wednesday, 26 July 2006 to Sunday, 24 September 2006

Buckingham Palace

This exhibtion showcases 80 of The Queen's magnificent evening gowns, as well as items of her private jewellery and a choice selection of photographic portraits, in a special display for the Summer Opening of Buckingham Palace to celebrate her 80th ... Read more about Dress for the Occasion

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

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