Adult learning, the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Adult Learning

Discover the Royal Palaces and the treasures of the Royal Collection with short talks, lectures, courses and special events.

Learning events for adults

Table from the Royal Collection

Exhibition short talk - An elegant writing table for the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Thursday, 5 May 2016

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

In the late eighteenth century the Edinburgh firm of Young, Trotter and Hamilton was producing the most fashionable furniture in the city and in 1796 the firm was commissioned to renovate the neglected State Apartments at Holyroodhouse. ... Read more about Exhibition short talk - An elegant writing table for the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Exhibition lecture - Comedy of the Everyday: Painting in the Dutch Golden Age

Tuesday, 10 May 2016

The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Painting in the Dutch Golden Age was often designed to amuse. ... Read more about Exhibition lecture - Comedy of the Everyday: Painting in the Dutch Golden Age