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Lecture / talk
Conserving the Panoramic View of the Delhi Durbar, 1911

Short talk 12:00 and 15:00 Free with your exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass Three large photographs joined together capture a large area of the Coronation Park amphitheatre during the 1911 Delhi Durbar. The photographer appears to record one moment in time ...

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Van Dyck and the image of Charles I

18:30 – 20:00 Doors will open at 18:00, last entry 18:15 £15.00 full price £13.50 concessions Two paintings of world class importance by Anthony van Dyck have recently been moved to Windsor Castle. To celebrate the arrival of the dazzling portrait of Char ...

Performance
Paradise Pieces

12:00 & 14:00 We are delighted to once again be collaborating with Streetwise Opera, an award-winning charity using music as a positive force for people who have experienced or are at risk of homelessness in England. Material will include excerpts fro ...

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'The most splendid manuscript I ever saw!': exploring the Padshahnama

Short talk 12:00 and 15:00 Free with your exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass The Royal Library's magnificent Padshahnama manuscript contains some of the most famous Mughal paintings ever created. Join exhibition curator, Emily Hannam, as she explores t ...

Activity
Family Activities: Bach to Baby

11:00- 11:40 This is a ticketed event with limited number of places and we advise you to book your tickets in advance. The ticket to this event will also entitle you to visit the exhibition. Entry to the gallery will be available from 10:00. Lavatories an ...

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Bargaining for Bangles!

Short talk 12:00 and 15:00 Free with your exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass Known for its use of luxurious material and ingenious techniques, jewellery from India was highly sought after in nineteenth century Britain. Join Exhibition Curator, Kajal Meghani ...

Activity
Children's Art Week at the Royal Mews

11:00- 15:00 Free with standard admission We will be celebrating Children's Art Week on Saturday 16 June with a huge range of different art techniques for families to have a go at. You could try your hand at watercolouring drawing, and recreate some ...

Workshop
Drawing the city with the Edinburgh Sketcher

14:00- 17:30 Event occurs on Friday, 15 June and Friday, 3 August. £25.00 adults £22.50 concession Mark Kirkham is better known as the Edinburgh Sketcher, capturing buildings across the city and sharing them widely. Here he leads an afternoon sketching wo ...

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South Asian paintings: materials and techniques

Short talk 12:00 and 15:00 Free with your exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass Drawings Conservator, Rachael Smith, will introduce the materials and techniques used to create South Asian paintings and highlight some of the exquisite details and textures desig ...

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An epic journey

13:00- 14:00 Adult £12.00 Over 60 £10.80 Student (with valid ID) £10.00 Under 17 / Disabled £6.00 Albert Edward was the second member of the Royal Family to visit the Indian subcontinent.  Join exhibition curator Kajal Meghani for a closer look at the ext ...