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

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 ... Read more about Very Happy Butterflies

School group visiting the Ballroom at Buckingham Palace

Fashioning a Reign: a history workshop

Age group: 
Key stage 2
School subjects: 
History, Art & Design
The State Rooms, Buckingham Palace

Celebrate Her Majesty The Queen's 90th birthday with a school visit to The State Rooms at Buckingham Palace. The Queen's life and the nation's history will be presented through an unprecedented collection of dress, jewellery and accessories designed for ... Read more about Fashioning a Reign: a history workshop

Learning Resources

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

Face Facts: Children's activity

Leonardo da Vinci used and recorded a number of rules to help him when drawing the head and face. Many of these rules involved the observation of certain features of the face and their measurements between each other. ... Read more about Face Facts: Children's activity