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

Double Dutch: Decoding symbolism in art

Age group: 
Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5
School subjects: 
Art & Design, History and Art
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Pupils will examine some of the techniques and skills used by the artists featured in Masters of the Everyday: Dutch Artists in the Age of Vermeer ... Read more about Double Dutch: Decoding symbolism in art

Children participating in a schools' garden art workshop at Buckingham Palace

Landscape drawing in the Buckingham Palace Garden

Age group: 
Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5
School subjects: 
Art & Design, History, Citizenship
The State Rooms, Buckingham Palace

Pupils will work with our freelance artist to put into practice the techniques and skills used by artists to create your own landscape drawings inspired by the Buckingham Palace Gardens. ... Read more about Landscape drawing in the Buckingham Palace Garden

Learning Resources

Barrow Hill Junior School - talk about 'In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion'

In June 2013 pupils from Barrow Hill Junior School worked with the members of Royal Collection Trust's Learning team to develop their own talks about a number of their favourite pieces from the ... Read more about Barrow Hill Junior School - talk about 'In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion'

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