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Past Events

Disabled Access Day at The Queen's Gallery

Saturday, 12 March 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

The Queen's Gallery is offering free admission for visitors with disabilities as part of Disabled Access Day. The Queen’s Gallery is fully accessible and we welcome visitors with different access requirements. ... Read more about Disabled Access Day at The Queen's Gallery

Access Event - BSL Interpreted Guided Tour, Mary, Queen of Scots: Marriage, Murder and Conspiracy

Saturday, 27 February 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

A BSL interpreted tour of the State and Historic Apartments at Holyrood Palace. Mary, Queen of Scots lived in the Palace on her return to Scotland in 1561. This small group tour looks at life at Holyrood during this dramatic time. ... Read more about Access Event - BSL Interpreted Guided Tour, Mary, Queen of Scots: Marriage, Murder and Conspiracy

Access Event - D/deaf event: Masters of the Everyday - Today

Wednesday, 3 February 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join us for an event at The Queen's Gallery with deaf artist Rubbena Aurangzeb-Tariq who will lead a tour of Masters of the Everyday: Dutch Artists in the Age of Vermeer in BSL. Voiceover will be provided. ... Read more about Access Event - D/deaf event: Masters of the Everyday - Today

Exhibition lecture - Vermeer and the Illusion of Reality

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

Some people believe that Vermeer used lenses and other optical equipment to create his amazingly realistic paintings, but is this true? ... Read more about Exhibition lecture - Vermeer and the Illusion of Reality

Access Event - Verbal Description Event

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

Join us for an event in partnership with the RNIB’s Music Advisory Service for blind and partially sighted visitors. Description, handling and music will be used to explore our exhibition Masters of the Everyday, which will be accompnaied by mu ... Read more about Access Event - Verbal Description Event

Access Event - Christmas D/deaf tour at Windsor Castle

Saturday, 19 December 2015
Windsor Castle

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Join Deaf historian John Wilson for a Christmas themed tour through the State Apartments at Windsor Castle. The ticket price includes the tour and entry into St George's Chapel and Queen Mary's Dolls' House. ... Read more about Access Event - Christmas D/deaf tour at Windsor Castle

Access Event - Verbal Description Event

Wednesday, 9 December 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Enjoy an event inspired by our exhibiton Masters of the Everyday as we explore through description, handling and music, with Sarah Denbee, soprano and RNIB's Music Advisory Service, the Dutch paintings of music-making. ... Read more about Access Event - Verbal Description Event

Exhibition lecture - 'I only got one little peep': George III's Family and Satirical Prints

Wednesday, 2 December 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Thomas Rowlandson and his fellow satirists often criticised George III for his meddling in Parliament and his sons for their drinking and romantic liaisons. But what did they King and his family think of the satirists' efforts? ... Read more about Exhibition lecture - 'I only got one little peep': George III's Family and Satirical Prints

Access Event - Amplified Tour for Visitors with Hearing Loss, Scottish Artists

Saturday, 28 November 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Explore the exhibition in a small group.  Highlights on this special tour include the Tam O'Shanter chair, made from the roof beams of the Kirk at Alloway and Sir David Wilkie's evocation of George VI's visit to the Palace of Holyroodhouse.  An FM porta ... Read more about Access Event - Amplified Tour for Visitors with Hearing Loss, Scottish Artists

Access Event - Verbal Description Highlights Tour, Scottish Artists

Saturday, 21 November 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

From Ramsay's royal portraits to Nasmyth's scenes of everyday life in Edinburgh, join members of the Learning team for this verbal description tour of key works in Scottish Artists 1750 - 1900: From Caledonia to the Continent. ... Read more about Access Event - Verbal Description Highlights Tour, Scottish Artists

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