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Lecture / talk
The Prince's journey around India

Lunchtime lecture 13:00- 14:00 Amplified hearing equipment will be available and live subtitles will be provided by Stage Text. Free with your exhibition ticket or Gallery 1-Year Pass. Booking advisable. Enjoy a lecture by exhibition curator Kajal Meghani ...

Special visit
An evening of splendours with Tony Singh

19:00- 21:30 Over 18s only, ID may be required. £20.00 full price £18.00 concessions Enjoy an evening with celebrity chef and restaurateur Tony Singh MBE as he explores the British love affair with Indian food and culture. See the dazzling collection of I ...

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Curator's choice: highlights from the exhibition

Short talk 15:00 Free with your exhibition ticket or Gallery 1 Year-Pass. Exhibition curator Kajal Meghani will give a guided tour of some of her favourite objects in the exhibition. Learn the stories connected to these priceless works of art, jewellery, ...

Lecture / talk
Tangier: 'the most considerable place the King of England hath in the world'

Short talk 12:00 and 15:00 Free with your exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass The dowry of Charles II’s queen, Catherine of Braganza, included the strategic port of Tangier, on the coast of North Africa. This talk by exhibition co-curator, Lauren Porter, wil ...

Performance
Short recital: Saraband

12:00 Free with exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for 15-minute recitals exploring a range of music inspired by Charles II: Art & Power as part of our free lunchtime programme. Enjoy a selection of music b ...

Course / study day
The gothic imagination

10:30 – 16:00 £55.00 full price £49.50 concessions From the original Gothic splendour of St George's Chapel to the most modern reinterpretation used to restore the Castle after the fire, this study day will trace how the Gothic style has shaped every ...

Special visit
Charles II: Art & Power

British Sign Language tour 18:30- 20:30 Eligible for 1-Year Pass. Booking essential £6.00 Join John Wilson for a guided tour, in British Sign Language, of the Charles II exhibition. John will focus on the exhibition themes of art and the Restoration of th ...

Lecture / talk
Photographing the Indian Empire

Lunchtime lecture 13:00- 14:00 Free with your exhibition ticket or Gallery 1-Year Pass. Booking advisable. The Prince's tour was recorded by renowned photographic firm Bourne and Shepherd. Join Divia Patel, Curator in the Asian Department at the Vict ...

Special visit
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Sensory and verbal description event 11:30- 13:00 Booking is advised. Visitors who require an access companion are entitled to a complimentary ticket. This event is included in the standard admission to the Palace or with a valid 1- Year Pass. Admission p ...

Course / study day
The Restoration court

14:00- 20:00 Not eligible for 1-Year Pass £35.00 full price, £31.50 concessions and members of the Society for Court Studies In partnership with specialists from the Society for Court Studies and curators from Royal Collection Trust, join us for a study d ...