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Short talk - Pictures in stone

Thursday, 3 September 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Hard stone panels, often depicting birds or flowers, were a speciality of Florence and Rome in the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. Later, the panels were claimed as individual works of art and incorporated into fashionable furniture. ... Read more about Short talk - Pictures in stone

Short talk - The Garden of the Page

Thursday, 10 September 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This talk by Vanessa Remington, Senior Curator of Paintings will explore the origins of the idea of the garden as paradise. Looking in detail at the earliest Islamic manuscript in the Royal Collection, we will discover how the Persian love of gardens w ... Read more about Short talk - The Garden of the Page

Performance - Concert: An evening at Vauxhall Gardens

Thursday, 10 September 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join us for an evening of live music once enjoyed by visitors to the famous and historic Vauxhall Gardens in the second half of the eighteenth century. ... Read more about Performance - Concert: An evening at Vauxhall Gardens

Creative Course - Design Workshop: The garden inside

Monday, 14 September 2015 to Friday, 18 September 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Create your own stylised floral motif inspired by nature over this five day course. ... Read more about Creative Course - Design Workshop: The garden inside

Exhibition Special Event - Book Club: The Garden of Evening Mists

Tuesday, 15 September 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Spend an evening with author Lynda Waterhouse for a discussion of art and literature inspired by Tan Twan Eng's atmospheric novel The Garden of Evening Mists. ... Read more about Exhibition Special Event - Book Club: The Garden of Evening Mists

Short recital: The Garden of Earthly Delights Part I

Wednesday, 16 September 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for 15-minute recitals exploring a range of music inspired by nature as part of our free lunchtime programme. ... Read more about Short recital: The Garden of Earthly Delights Part I

Short talk - The Sandby brothers and Windsor Great Park

Thursday, 17 September 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

The architect and draughtsman Thomas Sandby (1721-1798) was employed as Deputy Ranger of Windsor Great Park under William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland. He designed several grottoes, cascades and bridges for his royal patron. ... Read more about Short talk - The Sandby brothers and Windsor Great Park

Short talk - The Garden for Entertainment

Thursday, 24 September 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Mark Lane, Gardens Manager will discuss the Buckingham Palace Garden location of The Queen's Garden Parties and other Royal Entertainment throughout the garden's history. ... Read more about Short talk - The Garden for Entertainment

Family Activities: Bach to Baby

Monday, 28 September 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

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Due to the overwhelming popularity of the Bach to Baby family concerts in the spring and summer, Royal Collection Trust and Bach to Baby are delighted to announce another concert at The Queen's Gallery. ... Read more about Family Activities: Bach to Baby

Short recital: The Garden of Earthly Delights Part II

Wednesday, 30 September 2015

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for 15-minute recitals exploring a range of music inspired by nature as part of our free lunchtime programme. ... Read more about Short recital: The Garden of Earthly Delights Part II

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