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Family Activity Bags: Art Spy Poetry for the Palace

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

Poetry for the Palace: Poets Laureate from Dryden to Duffy ... Read more about Family Activity Bags: Art Spy Poetry for the Palace

Private Evening View for groups - 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

Enjoy a Private Evening View of Poetry for the Palace: Poets Laureate from Dryden to Duffy at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse. This is an exclusive after-hours event to enjoy the exhibition without the crowds. Groups may bring ... Read more about Private Evening View for groups - Poetry for the Palace: Poets Laureate from Dryden to Duffy

Poetry: © Carol Ann Duffy; Artwork: © Stephen Raw; Photograph: Royal Collection Trust

Private Evening Talk and View for groups - Poetry for the Palace.

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

Enjoy a Private Evening Talk and View of Poetry for the Palace: Poets Laureate from Dryden to Duffy at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse. During this exclusive after-hours event, enjoy a special introductory talk by an expert guide. ... Read more about Private Evening Talk and View for groups - Poetry for the Palace.

High Spirits: The Comic Art of Thomas Rowlandson

Saturday, 27 September 2014 to Sunday, 8 February 2015

Holburne Museum, Bath

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

A castle warden guides visitors through the Great Kitchen at Windsor Castle

Great Kitchen to State Apartments for groups

Wednesday, 1 October 2014 to Wednesday, 31 December 2014
Windsor Castle

This group tour gives an extraordinary insight into the behind-the-scenes life of the Castle. ... Read more about Great Kitchen to State Apartments for groups

Future events

Short Talk - A Talk and A Walk

Thursday, 23 October 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Join Poetry for the Palace curators, Deborah Clarke or Emma Stuart, for a 10-minute exploration of The Queen's Gallery exhibition discovering the connections, intrigues and histories behind this poetic journey of the last three centuries.  ... Read more about Short Talk - A Talk and A Walk

Children try on costumes at The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

Family Activities: The Big Draw

Saturday, 25 October 2014 to Sunday, 26 October 2014
The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

This October half-term, be inspired by the magnificent displays and atmosphere of the Royal Mews and document it through drawing as part of The Big Draw. ... Read more about Family Activities: The Big Draw

Family Activities: The Big Draw

Saturday, 25 October 2014 to Sunday, 2 November 2014
Windsor Castle

Our theme for October, Inside the Castle Walls, continues through half term when we take part in The Big Draw, the world's biggest drawing festival. Get involved in our collaborative art project, looking at life within the Castle walls by ... Read more about Family Activities: The Big Draw

Liz Lochhead

Special Event - The Word is Scots: Liz Lochhead and the Mother Tongue

Tuesday, 28 October 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Liz Lochhead, National Poet for Scotland, puts the use of Scots in poetry under the microscope. ... Read more about Special Event - The Word is Scots: Liz Lochhead and the Mother Tongue

Performance - A Choice Poem

Saturday, 1 November 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Edinburgh performance poets give readings of favourite Laureate poems requested by the public.  Along woth each reading they will also recite a selection of their own work. ... Read more about Performance - A Choice Poem

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