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Family Activities: February Half Term

Monday, 15 February 2016 to Sunday, 21 February 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Fun Fabulous Fashion

Explore 450 years of royal fashion at the Palace of Holyroodhouse. Who wore a pair of bodies and what was a bum roll? Find out using our special activity trail then make your very own piece of couture to take home. ... Read more about Family Activities: February Half Term

Family Activities: Touch and Feel object handling at the Royal Mews

Wednesday, 17 February 2016 to Thursday, 18 February 2016
The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

Join us in the Learning Room to explore objects from our handling collection. Take inspiration from the garments on view and put together a new livery (a special uniform) for Albert the Coachman. ... Read more about Family Activities: Touch and Feel object handling at the Royal Mews

Family Activities: Storytelling at the Royal Mews

Friday, 19 February 2016
The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

Go on a royal adventure with your family to discover the secrets of a very special carriage and help retell its greatest moment in history! ... Read more about Family Activities: Storytelling at the Royal Mews

Family Activities: Puppetry at The Royal Mews

Saturday, 20 February 2016
The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

Visit over half-term to learn about the important role of horses at the Royal Mews. Join us in the learning room to design and create your own 3D horse puppet. Will your horse be able to trot and gallop?  ... Read more about Family Activities: Puppetry at The Royal Mews

Study day - The Art of Chivalry

Tuesday, 23 February 2016
Windsor Castle

From the Middle Ages to the present day the ideal of the chivalrous knights have inspired artists working at Windsor Castle. ... Read more about Study day - The Art of Chivalry

Access Event - BSL Interpreted Guided Tour, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Saturday, 27 February 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

A BSL interpreted tour of the State and Historic apartments.  This small group tour explores the Palaces links to Mary, Queen of Scots, Bonnie Prince Charlie and other famous and historic figures - from its medieval origins to the present day. ... Read more about Access Event - BSL Interpreted Guided Tour, Palace of Holyroodhouse

The King's Man: Shakespeare and the Royal Library

The King's Man: Shakespeare and the Royal Court for groups

Tuesday, 1 March 2016 to Thursday, 22 December 2016
Windsor Castle

New and for 2016 only, we are offering a special group visit as part of the Drawings Gallery display marking the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare. ... Read more about The King's Man: Shakespeare and the Royal Court 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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