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A group admiring the tapestries in the Palace of Holyroodhouse on a Private Morning Tour

Private Guided Morning Tour for groups

Friday, 1 January 2016 to Saturday, 31 December 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

This exclusive Private Guided Morning Tour allows groups the opportunity to experience the charm of the Palace of Holyroodhouse before it is open to the public. ... Read more about Private Guided Morning Tour for groups

A group in the Great Gallery on a Private Evening Tour at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Private Guided Evening Tour for groups

Friday, 1 January 2016 to Saturday, 31 December 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

This special evening tour for groups of the Palace of Holyroodhouse highlights both the Palace's dramatic past and its important role today. ... Read more about Private Guided Evening Tour for groups

'A Twelfth Night Feast' by Jan Steen

Private Evening View for groups - Masters of the Everyday

Friday, 4 March 2016 to Sunday, 24 July 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Groups can enjoy a Private Evening View of 'Masters of the Everyday' at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse. ... Read more about Private Evening View for groups - Masters of the Everyday

'A Woman at her Toilet' by Jan Steen

Private Evening Talk and View for groups - Masters of the Everyday

Friday, 4 March 2016 to Sunday, 24 July 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

During this exclusive after-hours event, your group can engage in more depth with Masters of the Everyday: Dutch Artists in the Age of Vermeer as part of a Private Evening Talk and View. ... Read more about Private Evening Talk and View for groups - Masters of the Everyday

Masters of the Everyday: Dutch Artists in the Age of Vermeer

Masters of the Everyday: Dutch Artists in the Age of Vermeer

Friday, 4 March 2016 to Sunday, 24 July 2016

The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

The Dutch artists of the seventeenth century painted ordinary people doing everyday things. They offer us a glimpse into the rumbustious life of village taverns and peasant cottages, and the quiet domesticity of courtyards and parlours. ... Read more about Masters of the Everyday: Dutch Artists in the Age of Vermeer

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A group enjoying a Garden History Tour at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Palace of Holyroodhouse and Garden History Tour for groups

Sunday, 1 May 2016 to Friday, 30 September 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Groups can enjoy a special visit to the Palace of Holyroodhouse where they will be able to see the Historic and State Apartments and enjoy a guided tour of the beautiful gardens. ... Read more about Palace of Holyroodhouse and Garden History Tour for groups

Family Activities: Make a Masterpiece

Saturday, 7 May 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Explore the exhibition and create your own masterpiece in a watercolour workshop led by local artist Gemma Coyle. This drop in activity is free with your exhibition ticket or 1- Year Pass. Suitable for all ages.

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Access Event: Amplified Tour for Visitors with Hearing Loss, Fashioning a Reign

Monday, 9 May 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

This small group tour gives an insight into life in the Palace during a royal visit, including a tour of Fashioning a Reign. An FM portable loop system is available. ... Read more about Access Event: Amplified Tour for Visitors with Hearing Loss, Fashioning a Reign

Access Event: Verbal Description Tour, Fashioning a Reign

Monday, 9 May 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

This guided tour of Fashioning a Reign for blind and partially sighted visitors uses language to bring the character and experience of the exhibition alive. ... Read more about Access Event: Verbal Description Tour, Fashioning a Reign

Exhibition lecture - Comedy of the Everyday: Painting in the Dutch Golden Age

Tuesday, 10 May 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Painting in the Dutch Golden Age was often designed to amuse. ... Read more about Exhibition lecture - Comedy of the Everyday: Painting in the Dutch Golden Age

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