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Short talk - A Venetian view of London

Thursday, 9 October 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. The visit of the celebrated vedute painter Canaletto to England in 1747 was part of a tradition of important Venetian artists working in the country. Canaletto is known for his ... Read more about Short talk - A Venetian view of London

Performance - A Choice Poem

Saturday, 11 October 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

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

Family Activities: October Half Term at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Monday, 13 October 2014 to Sunday, 19 October 2014
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Visit the Palace of Holyroodhouse during October half term and help create a giant landscape with a professional illustrator. ... Read more about Family Activities: October Half Term at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Access Event - Amplified Tour for Visitors with Hearing Loss

Saturday, 18 October 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

This special tour explores the history of the Poet Laureate and the work of Carol Ann Duffy.  An FM portable loop system is available.  To reserve your free place please contact the Learning bookings team (details below). ... Read more about Access Event - Amplified Tour for Visitors with Hearing Loss

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

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

Room inside Queen Mary's Dolls House

Queen Mary's Dolls' House and the State Apartments for groups

Tuesday, 4 November 2014 to Wednesday, 31 December 2014
Windsor Castle

This popular group tour offers a fascinating talk and a private viewing of Queen Mary's Dolls' House, the most famous dolls' house in the world. ... Read more about Queen Mary's Dolls' House and the State Apartments for groups

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