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Palace of Holyroodhouse and The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh for groups

April to October, open daily 09:30-18:00 (last admission 17:00). November to March, open daily, 09:30-16:30 (last admission 15:30) Combine your visit to the Palace of Holyroodhouse with the current exhibition at The Queen's Gallery Combine your visit ...

Lecture / talk
Beirut and Beyond: A Photographer's Perspective

18:30- 20:00 £10/8 Norman McBeath is an acclaimed photographer whose work focuses on people and places.  He will discuss his experiences of living in and photographing the Middle East, with reference to the journey made by the Prince of Wales and the work ...

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In a Prince's Footsteps - a Middle East Tour

18:30- 20:00 £15/12.50 Following the route taken by the Prince of Wales in 1862, writer and broadcaster John McCarthy reports on how the natural, urban and political landscapes of the Middle East have changed in 150 years. Tickets must be booked in advanc ...

Activity
Family Activities: Summer at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

09:00- 18:00 (last admission 16:30) Activities are included in the standard admission price. The Palace of Holyroodhouse offers a great day out for families. Look out for our exciting programme of regular drop-in sessions and activity trails for families. ...

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Special Event - Carol Ann Duffy: An Evening with the Laureate and her Poetry

18:30- 20:30 Adults £12.50 Concessions and 1-Year Pass Holders £10.00 Includes refreshments Booking essential Poet Laureate, Carol Ann Duffy, is accompanied by virtuoso musician John Sampson for a very special evening of poetry and music in the Throne Roo ...

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Family Saturdays in April 2015: Fabulous Fashions

11:00- 16:00 (Last entry to Moat Room 15:45) COME BACK FOR FREE- Get your ticket stamped on your first visit and come back as many times as you like in a year Included in standard admission price Join us each Saturday in April. This month, the theme is Fa ...

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Family Saturdays in May 2015: Crowns and Coronations

11:00- 16:00 (last entry to the Moat Room is at 15:45) COME BACK FOR FREE- Get your ticket stamped on your first visit and come back as many times as you like in a year Join us in the Moat Room in May for special themed activities looking at Crowns and Co ...

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Short Talk: Architecture and architects

12:00 and 15:00 The Diamond Jubilee Gifts from the Royal Academy members include works by painters, sculptors and architects. In this talk Rosie Razzall, Curator of Prints and Drawings,  will look in detail at the drawings submitted by architects whose in ...

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Short Talk: From paper to metal, from metal to paper

12:00 and 15:00 Unlike their works in this exhibition the early careers of the late Anthony Caro and Phillip King had much in common. In this talk Allan Chinn, Collections Information Assistant- Prints and Drawings, will compare Caro's elemental life ...

Short Recital - CPE Bach Sonata in D major Wq137

12:00 Free Short recital with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for a short 15-minute recitals on the Shudi Harpsichord and other period instruments, exploring music from the Georgian era. Pia Pircher (vio ...