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Tam O'Shanter chair

Exhibition short talk - Tam O'Shanter

Thursday, 22 September 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

The chair, made from the timbers of Alloway Kirk, the setting for much of Robert Burn's famous poem Tam O'Shanter, in which Tam, on returning drunk from market in Ayr, sees witches and warlocks dancing and the devil playing the bagpipes in the Kirk. ... Read more about Exhibition short talk - Tam O'Shanter

Watercolour of a scene from Hamlet

Performances: Music from the time of Shakespeare

Friday, 23 September 2016
Windsor Castle

In the atmospheric setting of St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle, enjoy a performance of music from the age of Shakespeare given by students from the Royal College of Music. ... Read more about Performances: Music from the time of Shakespeare

Watercolour of Queen Victoria watching a performance of Macbeth

Performances - 1616: the secrets and passions of William Shakespeare

Thursday, 29 September 2016
Windsor Castle

Inn the historic setting of the medieval Vicars’ Hall in Windsor Castle, enjoy a moving and a humorous tribute to the man behind the cultural icon. ... Read more about Performances - 1616: the secrets and passions of William Shakespeare

The Letter-writer of Seville by John Philips

Exhibition short talk - The Letter-writer of Seville

Thursday, 29 September 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

John Phillip’s painting can be read as an embodiment of several British notions about Spain and Spanish culture in the nineteenth century. ... Read more about Exhibition short talk - The Letter-writer of Seville

Family Saturdays in October: The Big Draw

Saturday, 1 October 2016 to Saturday, 15 October 2016
Windsor Castle

Take part in this national celebration of art and drawing, and be inspired by the beautiful surrounding of Windsor Castle, to create your own masterpiece to take home. ... Read more about Family Saturdays in October: The Big Draw

The State Apartments at Windsor Castle

Access Event - BSL tour: State Apartments

Saturday, 1 October 2016
Windsor Castle

Celebrate H.M. The Queen's 90th birthday with a tour of the Fashioning a Reign display through the State Apartments of Windsor, with Deaf lecturer John Wilson. ... Read more about Access Event - BSL tour: State Apartments

Image of RCT curator speaking to audience

Access event - Silver Sunday

Sunday, 2 October 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Spend some time at The Queen's Gallery this Sunday and enjoy on of our two free 'tour and tea' sessions as we explore the highlights of the fascinating exhibition Scottish Artist's 1750 - 1900: From Caledonia to the Continent. ... Read more about Access event - Silver Sunday

Lecture - Maria Merian's Butterflies

Wednesday, 5 October 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Maria Sibylla Merian's research into insect metamorphosis was ground-breaking at the turn of the eighteenth century. ... Read more about Lecture - Maria Merian's Butterflies

London German Choir singers

Performances: German Choir of London

Thursday, 6 October 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join us for an evening celebrating the artistic connection between Scotland and Germany in an unique setting. Hear the German Choir of London perform specially commissioned pieces of Scottish-inspired music. ... Read more about Performances: German Choir of London

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