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A view of the garden of Buckingham Palace as seen on a Garden Highlights Tour.

The State Rooms and Garden Highlights Tour

Saturday, 2 August 2014 to Sunday, 28 September 2014
Buckingham Palace

Enjoy a leisurely day out at Buckingham Palace and combine a visit to the State Rooms with a guided tour of the most remarkable features of the garden. ... Read more about The State Rooms and Garden Highlights Tour

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

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

The office of Poet Laureate is a special honour awarded by the Sovereign to a poet whose work is of national significance.  ... Read more about Poetry for the Palace: Poets Laureate from Dryden to Duffy

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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.

Exclusive Evening Tour of the State Rooms, Buckingham Palace

Monday, 1 September 2014 to Sunday, 28 September 2014
Buckingham Palace

In the company of an expert guide, enjoy an Exclusive Evening Tour of the State Rooms, Buckingham Palace. ... Read more about Exclusive Evening Tour of the State Rooms, Buckingham Palace

Family Saturdays in September 2014

Saturday, 6 September 2014 to Saturday, 27 September 2014
Windsor Castle

Changing Costume: join us on Saturdays in September for an exciting journey of discovery and learn how costume has changed over the centuries. ... Read more about Family Saturdays in September 2014

Short Talk - A Talk and a Walk

Monday, 22 September 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

Royal Collection Trust/© Her majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014

Lecture - A Gift of Verse: The Poets Laureate and the Palace

Monday, 22 September 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Royal Collection Trust curators of 'Poetry for the Palace' explore the tales behind the exhibition's displays. ... Read more about Lecture - A Gift of Verse: The Poets Laureate and the Palace

Future events

Royal Childhood Study Afternoon displaying a portrait of Princess Beatrice, 5th daughter of Queen Victoria

Study afternoon: Growing Up in a Palace

Wednesday, 24 September 2014
Buckingham Palace

This study afternoon is inspired by Royal Childhood, the special exhibition displayed in this year's Summer Opening of Buckingham Palace. ... Read more about Study afternoon: Growing Up in a Palace

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