rss feed

Events RSS Feed

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

What's on

Past Events

Short talk - A Copper Uncovered

Thursday, 17 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This talk by Adelaide Izat, Paintings Conservator, traces the conservation and restoration of Maratti's Annunciation. Removal of discoloured varnish and overpaint has revealed the true quality of the painting and its relationship with other versions. ... Read more about Short talk - A Copper Uncovered

Two-manual harpsichord by Burkat Shudi

Short Recital - Avison Leggerement from Sonata Prima Op.5

Wednesday, 16 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for a short 15-minute recital on the Shudi Harpsichord and other period instruments, exploring music from the Georgian era. ... Read more about Short Recital - Avison Leggerement from Sonata Prima Op.5

Verbal Description Highlights Tour: In Fine Style

Monday, 14 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Join members of the Learning team for this verbal description tour of key works and themes in In Fine Style: The ... Read more about Verbal Description Highlights Tour: In Fine Style

Maidenhead Citadel Band of The Salvation Army at Windsor Castle

Band concert: Maidenhead Citadel Band of The Salvation Army

Sunday, 13 July 2014
Windsor Castle

Maidenhead Citadel Band of The Salvation Army will perform on the bandstand in Windsor Castle’s Jubilee Garden. ... Read more about Band concert: Maidenhead Citadel Band of The Salvation Army

Short talk - 'A thing of more show than use'

Thursday, 10 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Early Georgian society developed a huge appetite for luxury goods – for fashionable porcelain, gold snuff boxes, elaborately rococo silver and the newest designs in fabric, fans and other accessories. Many were sold in 'toy shops' of the period – ... Read more about Short talk - 'A thing of more show than use'

Family Activities: Behind the Ropes Tours

Thursday, 10 July 2014 to Thursday, 28 August 2014
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Behind the Ropes Tours

An exclusive chance to go behind the ropes and walk through secret passages as you explore the Palace with a member of the learning team. ... Read more about Family Activities: Behind the Ropes Tours

Family Activities: Hands on History

Tuesday, 8 July 2014 to Tuesday, 26 August 2014
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Family Activities: Summer at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Monday, 7 July 2014 to Sunday, 31 August 2014
Palace of Holyroodhouse and The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

The Palace of Holyroodhouse offers a great day out for families. Look out for our exciting programme of regular drop-in sessions and activity trails for families.

Activities available everyday:

Family Audio Tour ... Read more about Family Activities: Summer at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Family Saturdays in July 2014

Saturday, 5 July 2014 to Saturday, 26 July 2014
Windsor Castle

Come to Family Saturdays in July and find out all about Windsor Castle through the ages.

Saturday, 5 July – Royal Finery ... Read more about Family Saturdays in July 2014

Short talk - William Kent - the first royal interior decorator

Thursday, 3 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

The brilliant architect, landscape designer and artist William Kent was involved in many of the great building projects in Britain during the early eighteenth-century, including working for the royal family at Kensington, Hampton Court and Kew. Rufus ... Read more about Short talk - William Kent - the first royal interior decorator

Pages