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For Families

ArtPlay

ArtPlay

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For Families

Gallery Stories

Gallery Stories

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For Families

Mini Masterpieces

Mini Masterpieces

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For Families

August: Family Month

August: Family Month

Exhibitions

Permanent Collection

Permanent Collection

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Exhibitions

Making Discoveries : Dutch and Flemish Masterpieces

Making Discoveries : Dutch and Flemish Masterpieces

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Practical Art: Young People

Off the Wall

Off the Wall

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Exhibitions

Spotlight on Fashion: The Exhibition

Spotlight on Fashion: The Exhibition

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Exhibitions

Making Discoveries: Rubens' Ghost

Making Discoveries: Rubens' Ghost

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Practical Art: Adults

Variations and Explorations through Watercolour

Variations and Explorations through Watercolour

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Lectures & Talks

Women Artists in the 20th Century: Tuesday evening lecture series

Women Artists in the 20th Century: Tuesday evening lecture series

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Lectures & Talks

Insight Lecture Series: How we are Housed

Insight Lecture Series: How we are Housed

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Tours and Walks

Big Houses and Ornate Gardens

Big Houses and Ornate Gardens

Practical Art: Young People

6 – 8yrs: Drawing with Wire (Half-term course)

6 – 8yrs: Drawing with Wire (Half-term course)

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Practical Art: Young People

9 – 11yrs: Book Making and Print Workshop (Half-term course)

9 – 11yrs: Book Making and Print Workshop (Half-term course)

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Lectures & Talks

John Locke

John Locke

Lectures & Talks

The Suburban House: the best or worst of all worlds?

The Suburban House: the best or worst of all worlds?

Tours and Walks

Architectural Lecture Walk - Petts Wood

Architectural Lecture Walk - Petts Wood

Tours and Walks

Special tour: Poussin: The Sacraments

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Tours and Walks

Architecture Tours: a building for art

Architecture Tours: a building for art

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Practical Art: Adults

Rubens and the Art of Landscape

Rubens and the Art of Landscape

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Practical Art: Adults

Mixed Media Drawing

Mixed Media Drawing

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Exhibitions

Winifred Knights (1899-1947)

Winifred Knights (1899-1947)

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Lectures & Talks

The Street Strikes Back

The Street Strikes Back

Lectures & Talks

Winifred Knights (1899 – 1947): Public Lecture

Winifred Knights (1899 – 1947): Public Lecture

Special Events

Discovery Day: The Renaissance of a Slade Scholar, Winifred Knights

Discovery Day: The Renaissance of a Slade Scholar, Winifred Knights

Film

White Mischief (1988)

White Mischief (1988)

Lectures & Talks

The World is Not Simple, It’s Complicated

The World is Not Simple, It’s Complicated

Practical Art: Young People

15-18 Yrs: A  Moveable Feast: Painting Old Masters

15-18 Yrs: A Moveable Feast: Painting Old Masters

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Lectures & Talks

Georgia O'Keefe: From East to West

Georgia O'Keefe: From East to West

Practical Art: Young People

7 – 10 Yrs: Painting Landscapes

7 – 10 Yrs: Painting Landscapes

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Practical Art: Young People

11 – 14 Yrs: Photo Lab

11 – 14 Yrs: Photo Lab

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Practical Art: Adults

Painting a Modern Allegory

Painting a Modern Allegory

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Special Events

Supper Club: Father’s Day Meet, Meat & Meantime

Supper Club: Father’s Day Meet, Meat & Meantime

Lectures & Talks

Liberty: Ancient and Modern

Liberty: Ancient and Modern

Lectures & Talks

What do liberals mean by liberty?

What do liberals mean by liberty?

Lectures & Talks

‘Outstanding Artist of her Generation’: The Art of Winifred Knights

‘Outstanding Artist of her Generation’: The Art of Winifred Knights

Tours and Walks

Royal Hospital

Royal Hospital

Lectures & Talks

Magna Carta: 800 Years of Precisely What?

Magna Carta: 800 Years of Precisely What?

Tours and Walks

Art and Architecture at Portcullis House

Art and Architecture at Portcullis House

Exhibitions

Dou in Harmony

Dou in Harmony

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Tours and Walks

"All the world's a stage"

"All the world's a stage"

Special Events

Winifred Knights: Forgotten Fashion Icon

Winifred Knights: Forgotten Fashion Icon

Film

Victim (1961)

Victim (1961)

Tours and Walks

Supreme Court

Supreme Court

Lectures & Talks

The Importance of Being English:  Individual freedoms and John Stuart Mill

The Importance of Being English: Individual freedoms and John Stuart Mill

Practical Art: Adults

Into the Wild

Into the Wild

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Practical Art: Young People

Summer Art Camps

Summer Art Camps

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Special Events

Exodus

Exodus

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Lectures & Talks

The Magna Carta and Parliament

The Magna Carta and Parliament

Lectures & Talks

Jews, Kings, and Democracy

Jews, Kings, and Democracy

Lectures & Talks

The Origins and Evolution of Principled Sentencing

The Origins and Evolution of Principled Sentencing

Exhibitions

Adriaen van de Velde: Dutch Master of Landscape

Adriaen van de Velde: Dutch Master of Landscape

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Lectures & Talks

Magna Carta: What did it do for ordinary folk?

Magna Carta: What did it do for ordinary folk?

Exhibitions

Am I Rembrandt?

Am I Rembrandt?

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Lectures & Talks

Magna Carta and the Fight for Freedom

Magna Carta and the Fight for Freedom