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Watercolour of Scottish Highlanders

Exhibition short talk - Kenneth MacLeay's portraits of Highlanders

Thursday, 31 March 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Though Queen Victoria's activity as an artistic patron diminished following the death of her beloved Prince Albert in 1861, one of her most significant later acts of patronage was to commission from Kenneth MacLeay a series of watercolour portraits of r ... Read more about Exhibition short talk - Kenneth MacLeay's portraits of Highlanders

Gallery Ten-minute Talk - Adriaen van Ostade's 'Interior of a Peasant's Cottage'

Thursday, 31 March 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Deborah Clarke, Senior Curator, Royal Collection Trust, examines this intriguing painting and Dutch art's influence in general on later Scottish artists, particularly Sir David Wilkie. ... Read more about Gallery Ten-minute Talk - Adriaen van Ostade's 'Interior of a Peasant's Cottage'

Family Activities: Animating at the Royal Mews

Thursday, 31 March 2016 to Friday, 1 April 2016
The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

Visit us over the Easter holidays to draw a story about the Royal Mews. Use tablets to create your animated short story film using your drawings inspired by the history of the Royal Mews. ... Read more about Family Activities: Animating at the Royal Mews

Family Activities: Easter Egg hunt at the Royal Mews

Sunday, 27 March 2016 to Monday, 28 March 2016
The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

Visit us over the holidays and take part in our Easter egg hunt. Join us in the Learning Room to make and decorate your own Easter basket inspired by the carriages and then follow a treasure trail to find Easter eggs hidden around the Royal Mews. ... Read more about Family Activities: Easter Egg hunt at the Royal Mews

Family Activities: Easter at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Saturday, 26 March 2016 to Sunday, 10 April 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Join us over the Easter holidays and complete puzzles to help you find sparkly eggs hidden high and low, then create your own Palace jigsaw in the Family Room.

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Family Event Day: Faberge Family Fun

Saturday, 26 March 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Enjoy all things Faberge with this fun day of family events. Learn about the history of the eggs and get hands on with some replica Faberge and in an interactive storytelling session. ... Read more about Family Event Day: Faberge Family Fun

Family Activities: Printmaking at the Royal Mews

Saturday, 26 March 2016
The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

Learn about the different colours and symbols that can be found across the displays at the Royal Mews and create your own design. ... Read more about Family Activities: Printmaking at the Royal Mews

A tour guide taking a group around the Buckingham Palace State Rooms

Spring Exclusive Guided Tour, Buckingham Palace

Saturday, 26 March 2016 to Monday, 2 May 2016
Buckingham Palace

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Enjoy an Exclusive Guided Tour of the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace this spring. ... Read more about Spring Exclusive Guided Tour, Buckingham Palace

Family Activities: Fabulous Fashions from Henry to George

Saturday, 26 March 2016 to Sunday, 10 April 2016
Windsor Castle

Vist us during the Easter holidays to learn about  some of the most fabulous fashions in royal history. ... Read more about Family Activities: Fabulous Fashions from Henry to George

Sir James Guthrie, In the Orchard

Exhibition short talk - French realism in Glasgow

Thursday, 24 March 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This short talk will focus on the three Glasgow Art Club watercolours given to the Prince and Princess of Wales on 8th May 1888 by the artists Sir James Guthrie, Edward Arthur Walton and Robert Macaulay Stevenson. ... Read more about Exhibition short talk - French realism in Glasgow

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