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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

Creative Course – A Stitch Through Time

Saturday, 5 December 2015
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Acclaimed fashion designer, Chloe Patience, leads a stitch workshop inspired by personal objects belonging to the Stuart royal family. Use the embellished purses, bags and caskets on display as stimulation for your own work. ... Read more about Creative Course – A Stitch Through Time

Carols around the Christmas Tree

Christmas at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Saturday, 5 December 2015 to Tuesday, 5 January 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

This festive season, the Palace of Holyroodhouse will be decked with wreaths, garlands and over 20,000 twinkling lights. ... Read more about Christmas at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

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

Gallery Ten-minute Talk - The Methods and Materials of Wilkie

Friday, 4 December 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Claire Chorley, Conservator, Royal Collection Trust, examines paintings by Sir David Wilkie, whose 19th-century use of materials and techniques pose considerable challenges for 21st-century conservation. ... Read more about Gallery Ten-minute Talk - The Methods and Materials of Wilkie

Gallery Ten-minute Talk - Ramsay and Queen Charlotte's Family

Friday, 4 December 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Claire Chorley, Conservator, Royal Collection Trust, casts a conservator's eye over a portrait of Queen Charlotte's brother, Prince George Augustus of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, to reveal the techniques of George III's Principal Painter in Ordinary ... Read more about Gallery Ten-minute Talk - Ramsay and Queen Charlotte's Family

A group enjoying an Exclusive Evening Tour at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Exclusive Evening Tour

Friday, 4 December 2015 to Sunday, 3 January 2016
Palace of Holyroodhouse

Decked inside and out with over 20,000 sparkling lights, this is the perfect time of year to take part in a seasonal Exclusive Evening Tour of the Palace of Holyroodhouse. ... Read more about Exclusive Evening Tour

Short talk - The Portrait Print: Dutch Masters and British Tastes

Thursday, 3 December 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

An introduction to the British pastime of collecting portrait prints, and the influence of Dutch engravers and printmakers on the development of portrait printing in England. ... Read more about Short talk - The Portrait Print: Dutch Masters and British Tastes

Gallery Ten-minute Talk - The Methods and Materials of Wilkie

Thursday, 3 December 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Claire Chorley, Conservator, Royal Collection Trust, examines paintings by Sir David Wilkie, whose 19th-century use of materials and techniques pose considerable challenges for 21st-century conservation. ... Read more about Gallery Ten-minute Talk - The Methods and Materials of Wilkie

Gallery Ten-minute Talk - Ramsay and Queen Charlotte's Family

Thursday, 3 December 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Claire Chorley, Conservator, Royal Collection Trust, casts a conservator's eye over a portrait of Queen Charlotte's brother, Prince George Augustus of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, to reveal the techniques of George III's Principal Painter in Ordinary ... Read more about Gallery Ten-minute Talk - Ramsay and Queen Charlotte's Family

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