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Family Festival Day

Splendours of the Subcontinent 13:00- 16:00 This event is included in the standard admission to the exhibition or valid 1- Year Pass. Admission prices: Adult £7.20 Over 60/Student (with valid ID) £6.60 Under 17/Disabled £3.60 Under 5 Free Family (2 adults ...

Course / study day
A thread through time

10:30 – 16:00 All materials are included in the ticket price £75.00 full price £67.50 concessions Delve into the beautiful and intricate world of early modern embroidery with Wolf Hall historical adviser Apple Ivory for this one day course. Get up close w ...

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Ribbon, lace and curls: The Fashions of Charles II

11:00- 15:00 Free with standard admission Join us for a day of storytelling, art and fashion as the Restoration Court's fashion comes vividly to life. At 11:00, 12:30 and 14:15 discover fascinating, thrilling and funny tales about how the right cloth ...

Lecture / talk
Curator's choice: highlights from the splendours exhibition

Short Talk 11:00 and 15:00 Free with your exhibition ticket or Gallery 1-Year Pass. Join our Learning Curator to explore Edinburgh's shining contribution to the Prince's royal tour. Adults The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse Lectur ...

Lecture / talk
Cabinet James II

Short talk 12:00 and 15:00 Free with your exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass Join Furniture Conservator, Shaun Turner, as he discusses the conservation and care required to display the extraordinary Cabinet James II, c.1650–90, which is made from ivory, tor ...

Activity
Royal Mews February Half Term Activities

11:00- 15:00 Free with standard admission From 11:00- 15:30 you can drop into our Family Room to have a go at making your own hobby horse to take home with you- it could be inspired by Burmese, the royal horses you've met at the Mews or entirely from ...

Performance
Short recital: A Division on a Ground

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 ...

Special visit
Charles II: Art & Power

Sensory event 10:30- 12:30 Booking essential. This event, for blind & partially-sighted visitors, uses description, handling and music to bring the Charles II: Art & Power exhibition alive. Participants will discover more about the monarch with ex ...

Activity
February half term

Hands on History 12:00- 15:00 This event is included in the standard admission to the Palace or with a valid 1- Year Pass. Admission prices: Adult £14.00 Over 60/Student (with valid ID) £12.70 Under 17/Disabled £8.10 Under 5 Free Family (2 adults, 3 under ...

Performance
Musical treasures

19:00 – 20:30 This event will be recorded live for BBC Radio Three Early Music show as part of the Royal Collection Season. £30.00 full price £27.00 concessions Enjoy a concert of baroque music in the splendour of the State Apartments at Windsor Castle. T ...