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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 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

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

Creative Course - A Stitch Through Time

Saturday, 14 May 2016 to Sunday, 15 May 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Acclaimed fashion designer Chloe Patience leads a stitch workshop inspired by objects and accessories belonging to the royal family past and present. ... Read more about Creative Course - A Stitch Through Time

Special Event - History in the Making

Tuesday, 14 June 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Join us for talks and tea at the Palace in celebration of The Queen's 90th Birthday. ... Read more about Special Event - History in the Making

Family Event Day: The Queen's 90th Birthday

Saturday, 18 June 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Celebrate this occasion with a very special family event day of storytelling, dancing, crafts and face painting. Take part in the spot the crown treasure hunt and don't miss a musical performance in the Great Gallery.

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Special Event - The Height of Fashion Catwalk Event

Friday, 24 June 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Join us in the splendour of the Great Gallery at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in a celebration of Scottish fashion to complement the Fashioning a Reign exhibition. ... Read more about Special Event - The Height of Fashion Catwalk Event

Family Activities: Summer at the Palace

Tuesday, 12 July 2016 to Friday, 2 September 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Explore Holyroodhouse with a range of activity trails, visit our new Family Pavilion in the Palace Gardens and help us celebrate Her Majesty The Queen's 90th Birthday with special actvities and our Royal Explorer backpack. ... Read more about Family Activities: Summer at the Palace