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Adult Lecture: How a 15th-century artist anticipated 21st-century radiology

Wednesday, 30 May 2012
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This event will have live speech-to-text transcription.

Speaker: Professor Peter Abrahams, Clinical Anatomist... Read more about Adult Lecture: How a 15th-century artist anticipated 21st-century radiology

10-Minute Talk: Anatomy raised to a work of art

Friday, 1 June 2012
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Speaker: Jennifer Scott, Curator of Paintings... Read more about 10-Minute Talk: Anatomy raised to a work of art

Ten Drawings by Leonardo da Vinci: A Diamond Jubilee Exhibition from the Royal Collection

Friday, 15 June 2012 to Monday, 27 August 2012
Ulster Museum, Belfast

Ten of Leonardo da Vinci’s finest drawings in the Royal Collection will tour to five venues across the UK. They have been selected to reflect Leonardo’s use of different media and the extraordinary range of his activities - painting and sculpture,... Read more about Ten Drawings by Leonardo da Vinci: A Diamond Jubilee Exhibition from the Royal Collection

10-Minute Talk: The head of Judas

Friday, 15 June 2012
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join Jennifer Scott (Curator of Paintings) as she presents Leonardo’s preparatory drawing of Judas for his celebrated Last Supper for the refectory of Santa Maria delle Grazie, Milan. She will consider the artist’s application of his... Read more about 10-Minute Talk: The head of Judas

Marcus Adams: Royal Photographer

Friday, 29 June 2012 to Sunday, 16 September 2012
Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum, Bournemouth

This exhibition celebrates the royal portraiture of Marcus Adams (1875–1959), who devoted his career to the photography of children. Over a period of thirty years, from 1926 to 1956, Adams created a unique photographic record of two generations of... Read more about Marcus Adams: Royal Photographer

Tiara from the Diamonds: A Jubilee Celebration exhibition

Diamonds: A Jubilee Celebration

Saturday, 30 June 2012 to Sunday, 7 October 2012
Buckingham Palace

Diamond, the hardest natural material known, carries associations of endurance and longevity.  These qualities, allied to the purity, magnificence and value of the stones, have for centuries led rulers to deploy diamonds in regalia, jewellery and... Read more about Diamonds: A Jubilee Celebration

Family Activities: Behind the ropes Palace tours

Saturday, 21 July 2012
Palace of Holyroodhouse

A chance to explore a selection of rooms in the Palace with a member of the Learning team. Step beyond the ropes and investigate amazing décor and furniture up close. Handle some real and replica objects used in the Palace in the past from strange... Read more about Family Activities: Behind the ropes Palace tours

Family Activities: Behind the ropes Palace tours

Saturday, 28 July 2012
Palace of Holyroodhouse

A chance to explore a selection of rooms in the Palace with a member of the Learning team. Step beyond the ropes and investigate amazing décor and furniture up close. Handle some real and replica objects used in the Palace in the past from strange... Read more about Family Activities: Behind the ropes Palace tours

Family Activities: Storytelling at the Palace

Saturday, 4 August 2012 to Sunday, 5 August 2012
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Discover the Palace of Holyroodhouse in the company of an expert storyteller. Listen to famous and legendary tales about past Royal residents from King David I, to the tragic Mary, Queen of Scots and Bonnie Prince Charlie and see them come to life.... Read more about Family Activities: Storytelling at the Palace

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