Schools: London
Visit three inspiring and unique sites in London - the State Rooms of Buckingham Palace, The Queen's Gallery and the Royal Mews - and combine history, art and a working palace.

School Sessions

60 Years: The Coronation at the Royal Mews

Age group: 
Key stage 1, Key stage 2, Key stage 3
School subjects: 
English, History, Art & Design, Citizenship
The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

This discussion and discovery session introduces pupils to the Coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 60 years ago and the role of the Royal Mews within the celebrations. ... Read more about 60 Years: The Coronation at the Royal Mews

Very Happy Butterflies

Age group: 
Key stage 1
School subjects: 
Art & Design, Science, Maths
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Using the Maria Merian's Butterflies exhibition at The Queen's Gallery as a starting point, children will examine the life-cycle of the butterfly, the symmetry, pattern and decoration of their wings. ... Read more about Very Happy Butterflies

Learning Resources

Compose your own landscape: Children's activity

Discover how artists composed paintings of landscapes in the seventeenth century and then have a go at composing you own landscape. ... Read more about Compose your own landscape: Children's activity

Changing the guard in the forecourt of Buckingham PalaceChanging the guard in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace.

Teacher Information Packs - London

For further information about your group's visit to the Royal Mews, The Queen's Gallery or the State Rooms at Buckingham Place download our comprehensive teachers' packs. ... Read more about Teacher Information Packs - London