Scottish symbols can be found throughout the Palace of Holyroodhouse, from architectural details to interior decoration.
Join us for short talks revealing the stories behind some of Scotland's most famous symbols.
Talks take place every Thursday in November.
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Come and see the beautiful Christmas decorations at the Palace and step back in time to discover how Mary, Queen of Scots would have celebrated Christmas over 400 years ago.
Join artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb for an exploration of the 19th century Christmas through antique objects, many from her own collection which inspire her intricate etchings.
This lecture describes some recent discoveries of highly decorated interiors, as well as the challenges facing conservators in caring for and displaying these rare survivals in the 21st century.
In celebration of 175 years of ground-breaking research into religion, spirituality and the arts, the University Of Edinburgh's School of Divinity is delighted to host it's first ever literary festiva
Vicky Garrington explores a variety of historic dress from a much-mended maid’s uniform of the early 20th century to a sumptuous 18th century silk dress scattered with tulips.
Join us at Gladstone's Land for this lecture and take a fresh look at taxidermy. What was it for; and what did it say about the class who commissioned and displayed it in their houses?