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Family Day: The Georgians at The Queen's Gallery

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The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace, London, SW1A 1AA
By train

London Victoria.  Visit National Rail Enquiries for times and fares.

By underground

Victoria, Green Park, St. James's Park and Hyde Park Corner.  For further information visit the Transport for London website.

By coach / bus

Bus numbers 11, 211, C1 and C10 stop on Buckingham Palace Road.  Victoria Coach Station is a 10-minute walk from the Palace.  For further information visit the Transport for London website.

  • The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace
  • Sunday, 10 Aug 2014
  • 10:30 - 15:00
  • Free with standard admission price.

Join us at The Queen’s Gallery for a day of family fun.

Explore pastimes, customs and fashion of families living in London 350 years ago and learn about the etiquette required of Georgian children. Make your own tricorn hat or a fan and master a quill pen to sign your special certificate at the end of the day.

Our fun activities will include:
• Georgian etiquette and dance workshops.
• Interactive short talks for children in front of paintings of famous characters.
• Quill pen writing workshops.
• Fashion art activities.
• Georgian face painting, complete with wigs and beauty spots.
• A Georgian Coffee house full of gossip and interesting stories.

Family Day activities are run on a drop in basis. Participation in the activities is free on entry to the gallery.