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Gallery Ten-minute Talk - Food and Drink in Dutch Painting

Thursday, 28 April 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Royal Collection Trust curator Lucy Peter examines the everyday items in Dutch paintings, bringing insight to the tales they tell in and about the artworks. ... Read more about Gallery Ten-minute Talk - Food and Drink in Dutch Painting

Image of dying contrabandista by John Phillips

Exhibition short talk - The picturesque and the exotic

Thursday, 28 April 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Victorians were particularly interested in Spain and Spanish culture, which they considered picturesque and exotic. ... Read more about Exhibition short talk - The picturesque and the exotic

Lunchtime Lecture - Dutch Art in the Royal Collection

Thursday, 28 April 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Royal Collection Trust curator Lucy Peter provides an overview to the wealth of Dutch art collected over the centuries by British monarchs. ... Read more about Lunchtime Lecture - Dutch Art in the Royal Collection

Lunchtime Lecture - Dutch Art in the Royal Collection

Thursday, 28 April 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Royal Collection Trust curator Lucy Peter provides an overview to the wealth of Dutch art collected over the centuries by British monarchs. ... Read more about Lunchtime Lecture - Dutch Art in the Royal Collection

Lecture - Royal patrons and Scottish painters

Wednesday, 27 April 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

What impact could a royal patron have on an artist's career? Join Deborah Clarke, exhibition co-curator, to examine the relationship between Scottish artists and the royal family between 1750 and 1900. ... Read more about Lecture - Royal patrons and Scottish painters

Maria Merian's butterfly and pomelo

Access Event - BSL tour of Maria Merian's Butterflies

Wednesday, 27 April 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Deaf lecturer John Wilson gives a tour of the Butterflies exhibition, bringing the incredible life and beautiful work of Maria Merian alive.

Voiceover will be provided by Stephen Hudson. ... Read more about Access Event - BSL tour of Maria Merian's Butterflies

Family Activities: Bach to Baby

Monday, 25 April 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

SOLD OUT - Due to the overwhelming popularity of the Bach to Baby family concerts in 2015, Royal Collection Trust and Bach to Baby are delighted to announce a series of varied concerts hosted  at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace f ... Read more about Family Activities: Bach to Baby

Frangipani Plant with Red Cracker Butterfly

Exhibition short talk - A New World: Maria Sibylla Merian and Amsterdam

Thursday, 21 April 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

In 1691, Maria Sibylla Merian and her daughters arrived in Amsterdam. ... Read more about Exhibition short talk - A New World: Maria Sibylla Merian and Amsterdam

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Royal College of Music short recitals

Wednesday, 20 April 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for 15-minute recitals exploring a range of music inspired by Maria Merian's Butterflies as part of our free lunchtime programme. Enjoy a selection of trios by composer Johann Mattheson. ... Read more about Royal College of Music short recitals

Family Saturdays in April: Shakespeare 400

Saturday, 16 April 2016 to Saturday, 30 April 2016
Windsor Castle

Take part in the national Shakespeare celebrations and join us at the Castle for some very special family events. ... Read more about Family Saturdays in April: Shakespeare 400

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