In this talk Jennifer Scott, Curator of Paintings, compares Hans Holbein the Younger's Whitehall Mural and Jan Gossaert's The Children of Christian II of Denmark to assess the function of and iconography within royal portraits in... Read more about 10-Minute Talk: Approaches to portraiture
Sunday, 10 February 2013 to Sunday, 17 February 2013
Palace of Holyroodhouse
The Palace of Holyroodhouse has been a royal home for over 500 years. Become a family tree detective this February half term and find out about the famous families who have lived here. Look for the missing members of the royal family tree as you... Read more about Family Tree Fun
On Valentine’s Day Kate Heard, Curator of Prints and Drawings, takes a look at marriage portraits in the exhibition and explore the clues that the artists have given us about the sitters and their relationships.... Read more about 10-Minute Talk: Perfect Partners?
Saturday, 16 February 2013 to Saturday, 23 February 2013
Come to the Moat Room at Windsor Castle and take part in our family activities all about attack and defence. Go back to the Middle Ages and find out how enemy armies tried (and failed) to capture the Castle from the king. As well as creating your own... Read more about Family Activities: Bring on the Battle!