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Verbal Description Highlights Tour: In Fine Style

Tuesday, 20 May 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

Study Day - Treasures from the Royal Archives: Queen Victoria in Public and Private

Tuesday, 20 May 2014
Windsor Castle

In conjunction with an exhibition celebrating highlights of the collection, this study day will focus on those which give a glimpse into the life of Queen Victoria.... Read more about Study Day - Treasures from the Royal Archives: Queen Victoria in Public and Private

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Short Recital - Handel Presto from Suite No.3 in D minor HWV428

Wednesday, 21 May 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short recital with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for a short 15-minute recitals on the Shudi Harpsichord and other period instruments, exploring music from the Georgian... Read more about Short Recital - Handel Presto from Suite No.3 in D minor HWV428

Short talk - The Lacquer Cabinet

Thursday, 22 May 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Jane Wallis, Furniture Conservator, will discuss the conservation and restoration of a late-seventeenth-century Japanese lacquer cabinet. The talk will illuminate the process... Read more about Short talk - The Lacquer Cabinet

Panel Discussion - The First Georgians: The German Kings who Made Britain

Friday, 23 May 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Discover the process behind the making of the BBC Four series and meet the experts.... Read more about Panel Discussion - The First Georgians: The German Kings who Made Britain

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Crowns and Coronations

Saturday, 24 May 2014 to Saturday, 31 May 2014
Windsor Castle

Come and celebrate the anniversary of The Queen’s Coronation as part of our May Half-Term family activities.... Read more about Crowns and Coronations

In Conversation - Beauty, Style and Identity

Monday, 26 May 2014
Palace of Holyroodhouse and The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

Ideas surrounding beauty, style and identity were as prevalent in the Tudor and Stuart Courts as in today's society. Mal Burkinshaw, Programme Director of Fashion at Edinburgh College of Art, and Jill Burke, Senior Lecturer in History of Art,... Read more about In Conversation - Beauty, Style and Identity

Family Activities at the Royal Mews

Family Activities: Hold onto your Hats

Wednesday, 28 May 2014 to Friday, 30 May 2014
The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace
Join us in May to explore the coachman’s State Livery and other objects from our handling collection.
 

Study Day - A Journey through Time: Royal Clocks at Windsor Castle

Wednesday, 28 May 2014
Windsor Castle

Join Steven Davidson, Royal Clockmaker, for a fascinating introduction to the history of clocks from the seventeenth to the nineteenth century. The Royal Collection boasts some of the most important clocks by the greatest makers in the world. Not only... Read more about Study Day - A Journey through Time: Royal Clocks at Windsor Castle

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Short talk - 'From Plant to Plate - Botanical Illustrations on Chelsea Porcelain'

Thursday, 29 May 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. This short talk by Sally Goodsir, Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts, will focus on the Chelsea porcelain manufactory, which produced a variety of plates and... Read more about Short talk - 'From Plant to Plate - Botanical Illustrations on Chelsea Porcelain'

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