Victorian Objects Up Close

Surrounded by the exhibition Victoria and Albert, come along and find out more about what life was like at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in the nineteenth century!

Victorian Objects Up Close

About Victorian Objects Up Close

20th June 2021
10am - 3pm
The Palace of Holyroodhouse
The Palace of Holyroodhouse Canongate, Edinburgh East EH8 8DX
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Surrounded by the exhibition Victoria and Albert: Our Lives in Watercolour, find out more about what life was like at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in the nineteenth century through objects which can tell us about life for the Royal family, and their royal household.

This is a drop in activity that will be delivered to one household at a time.

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