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Clarence House Exclusive Afternoon Tour

Wednesday, 3 August 2016 to Wednesday, 31 August 2016
Clarence House

Explore the ground-floor reception rooms on an exclusive after-hours tour of Clarence House. ... Read more about Clarence House Exclusive Afternoon Tour

Branch of Willow with Red Underwing and Puss Moths

Exhibition short talk - Maria Sibylla Merian: a passion for entomology

Thursday, 4 August 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Maria Sibylla Merian's paintings are both beautiful and scientifically rigorous. Her innovative approach to natural history illustration would have a profound effect on those who followed. ... Read more about Exhibition short talk - Maria Sibylla Merian: a passion for entomology

'The Rosenau from the gardens of the Swiss Cottage' by Brückner

Private Evening View for groups - Painting Paradise

Friday, 5 August 2016 to Sunday, 19 February 2017
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

From August 2016 to February 2017, groups can arrange a Private Evening View to explore Painting Paradise: The Art of the Garden at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse. ... Read more about Private Evening View for groups - Painting Paradise

Painting Paradise: The Art of the Garden at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Painting Paradise: The Art of the Garden

Friday, 5 August 2016 to Sunday, 19 February 2017

The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Whether a sacred sanctuary, a place for scientific study, a haven for the solitary thinker or a space for pure enjoyment and delight, gardens are where man and nature meet. ... Read more about Painting Paradise: The Art of the Garden

Book tickets
'A View of the Cascade, Bushy Park Water Gardens' by the Studio of Marco Ricci

Private Evening Talk and View for groups - Painting Paradise

Friday, 5 August 2016 to Sunday, 19 February 2017
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

During an exclusive after-hours Private Evening Talk and View, groups can learn more about Painting Paradise: The Art of the Garden at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse.. ... Read more about Private Evening Talk and View for groups - Painting Paradise

Children try on uniforms at the Royal Mews

Family Activities: Touch, Feel and Make

Saturday, 6 August 2016 to Sunday, 28 August 2016
The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace
Families enjoying the Family Pavilion at the Summer Opening

Family Festival: The Queen's 90th Birthday

Saturday, 6 August 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace
The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace
Buckingham Palace

Join us for a family extravaganza with activities taking place at the Royal Mews, The Queen's Gallery and Buckingham Palace. Take part in our arts & crafts workshops, storytelling sessions, games and interactive talks.  ... Read more about Family Festival: The Queen's 90th Birthday

Shakespeare 400: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Thursday, 18 August 2016 to Saturday, 27 August 2016
Windsor Castle

Shakespeare 400 continues with special family performances of A Midsummer Night's Dream in the stunning Moat Garden. This beautiful setting will provide the perfect backdrop for this popular play, created especially for families to enjoy. ... Read more about Shakespeare 400: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Butterfly wing in blue watercolour

Exhibition short talk - Parchment, printing and painting: Maria Merian's materials and techniques

Thursday, 18 August 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

The luxury versions of the plates from Merian's Metamorphosis Insectorum Surinamensium were created using a complex combination of materials and techniques.  Rachael Smith, Drawings Conservator, will describe the preparation and behaviour of pa ... Read more about Exhibition short talk - Parchment, printing and painting: Maria Merian's materials and techniques

Access Event - BSL interpreted & lipspeaking guided tour: the Royal Mews

Saturday, 20 August 2016
The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

Join a BSL interpreted and lipspeaking guided tour of the Royal Mews - one of the finest working stables in existence.

BSL interpretation will be provided by Stephen Hudson
Lipspeaking support will be provided by Linda Croton ... Read more about Access Event - BSL interpreted & lipspeaking guided tour: the Royal Mews

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