Sketchbook Saturday

It's Sketchbook Saturday at to The Palace of Holyroodhouse, so come along and sketch several spectacular spots during your visit!

Sketchbook Saturday

About Sketchbook Saturday

12th June 2021
11am - 3pm
The Palace of Holyroodhouse
The Palace of Holyroodhouse Canongate, Edinburgh East EH8 8DX
Included in Palace ticket or 1-Year Pass
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Stop and sketch several spectacular spots during your visit to the Palace of Holyroodhouse. On the forecourt, see how much you can draw of the incredibly detailed fountain installed by Queen Victoria in 1850; follow in Queen Victoria’s brushstrokes and try your hand at drawing Holyrood Abbey; and take in the scenery to draw the impressive Salisbury Crags.

Explore how the Palace has changed since Queen Victoria visited with a special trail and seeing if you can spot what is different in some of the rooms today.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Sketchbook Saturday are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment. All information (whether in text or photographs) is given in good faith but should not be relied upon as being a statement of representation or fact.

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