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Short talk - Costume, Comedy and Caricature: Fashion and Beauty in Prints by Rowlandson

Thursday, 17 December 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Many of Rowlandson's prints exaggerate and emphasise the extremes of late Georgian fashion, when the dimensions of the human body were modified by huge powdered wigs, whalebone corsets and padded bum rolls. ... Read more about Short talk - Costume, Comedy and Caricature: Fashion and Beauty in Prints by Rowlandson

Exhibition special event - 'To feed the satirist's pen': An Evening with Martin Rowson

Thursday, 17 December 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Enjoy an evening with Martin Rowson as he takes a journey through the rambunctious history of satirical prints and the events that inspired them from the 18th-century to the present day. ... Read more about Exhibition special event - 'To feed the satirist's pen': An Evening with Martin Rowson

Exclusive Guided Tour

Friday, 11 December 2015 to Sunday, 31 January 2016
Buckingham Palace

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Enjoy the splendour of the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace this winter in the company of an expert guide on a festive Exclusive Guided Tour. ... Read more about Exclusive Guided Tour

Short talk - From the Netherlands to Sèvres

Thursday, 10 December 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This talk by Sally Goodsir, Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts, will discuss the use of Dutch imagery on the elite French porcelain produced at Sèvres during the eighteenth century. ... Read more about Short talk - From the Netherlands to Sèvres

Carols around the Christmas Tree

Special Event - Carols Around the Christmas Tree

Wednesday, 9 December 2015
Palace of Holyroodhouse

The Scottish Vocal Ensemble will provide an evening of Christmas Carols and seasonal music in the splendour of the Great Gallery. ... Read more about Special Event - Carols Around the Christmas Tree

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

Christmas School Choirs at Windsor Castle

Christmas School Choirs

Monday, 7 December 2015 to Wednesday, 16 December 2015
Windsor Castle

On specific days in December, visitors to Windsor Castle will be able to enjoy festive songs sung by local school children. ... Read more about Christmas School Choirs

A group enjoying an Exclusive Evening Tour of the State Apartments at Windsor Castle

Exclusive Evening Tour

Saturday, 5 December 2015 to Wednesday, 30 December 2015
Windsor Castle

On selected dates throughout December, take part in an Exclusive Evening Tour of the State Apartments decorated for the festive season. ... Read more about Exclusive Evening Tour

Family Saturdays December 2015: The Magic of Christmas Past

Saturday, 5 December 2015 to Saturday, 19 December 2015
Windsor Castle

Join our storyteller by the fireside in St George's Hall for a glimpse into Christmas past at Windsor Castle. Listen to tales of glorious feasts, the first Christmas trees at the Castle, horse-drawn sleigh rides and many more. ... Read more about Family Saturdays December 2015: The Magic of Christmas Past

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