Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince’s Tour of India 1875-6

This exhibition tells the story of a tour of India by the Prince of Wales in 1875 through some of the finest treasures he was presented with.

Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince’s Tour of India 1875-6

About Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince’s Tour of India 1875-6

In October 1875, the Prince of Wales set off on a four-month tour of the Indian Subcontinent, visiting over 21 localities, which today encompass India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Nepal. Developed in collaboration with Cartwright Hall, Bradford, and New Walk Museum & Art Gallery, Leicester, Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince's Tour of India tells the story of this grand tour through some of the finest Indian treasures from the Royal Collection that were presented to the Prince during his visit.

Venue: The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Image:

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince’s Tour of India 1875-6 are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Exhibitions Events you might like...

‘For you the war is over’: Scottish POWs 1914 - 1918
‘For you the war is over’: Scottish POWs 1914 - 1918
22nd Oct 2018 - 23rd Nov 2018
Edinburgh New Town
‘For you the war is over’ is a new National Records of Scotland exhibition telling the remarkable stories of Scottish Prisoners of War held in Germany between 1914-1918.
The Scottish Listed Property Show
The Scottish Listed Property Show
27th October 2018
Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh New Town
If you are maintaining, altering or renovating your listed home – or even looking to buy one – The Scottish Listed Property Show on 27th October is not to be missed!
The Art of Intelligent Ageing: Portraits of the Lothian Birth Cohort by Fionna Carlisle
The Art of Intelligent Ageing: Portraits of the Lothian Birth Cohort by Fionna Carlisle
27th Oct 2018 - 24th Nov 2018
Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh Old Town
See a unique exhibition, The Art of Intelligent Ageing: Portraits of the Lothian Birth Cohort by Fionna Carlisle, showing at The Fire Station Edinburgh College of Art from 27th October.
Find Exhibitions events in Edinburgh

History Events you might like...

‘For you the war is over’: Scottish POWs 1914 - 1918
‘For you the war is over’: Scottish POWs 1914 - 1918
22nd Oct 2018 - 23rd Nov 2018
Edinburgh New Town
‘For you the war is over’ is a new National Records of Scotland exhibition telling the remarkable stories of Scottish Prisoners of War held in Germany between 1914-1918.
Bolts and Bodkins
Bolts and Bodkins
23rd October 2018
Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh Old Town
Join castle archer Rusty Bodkins for an explanation of how the Scots used the medieval longbow and crossbow.
Landing in Paradise: The Vikings in Scotland
Landing in Paradise: The Vikings in Scotland
24th October 2018
Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh West
Archaeological consultant Olwyn Owen will explore what happened when the Vikings came to Scotland and also the rich cultural legacy they left behind.
Find History events in Edinburgh

Find other events in Edinburgh

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

Halloween Trail
Bring the children along to the Royal Botanic Gardens this October for a special Halloween Trail through the Garden.
Fireworks and Bonfire Night 2018
Saturday 3rd November sees Hopetoun House host ‘The Greatest Fireworks Show on Earth’ and it’s bound to be another sell out event.
Edinburgh Farmers Market
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Casting for a BBC3 Reality Series
BBC3 are filming in Edinburgh in the next few weeks and looking for people to feature in an episode of 'Eating With My Ex'.
SLA Fireworks Extravaganzas 2018
Scottish Love In Action is delight to present three Tartantastic Fireworks Extravaganza Shows for 2018.

Advertise With Us

Advertise With Us

Looking to reach new customers? We offer a variety of advertising options with prices starting from just £30 per month!

Click here to find out more »