Lunchtime Lecture with Tom Drysdale

When

  • 10 June 2019
12:00

Ticketing information

Price: £10, including a light lunch

Separate ticket (advanced booking required)

The Historic Royal Palaces Architectural Drawings Collection is an archive of historic and modern drawings detailing the architectural histories of the palaces in the late 19th and 20th centuries. Join Tom Drysdale as he talks about the collection: where it is kept, how it is assembled, what is in it and what being the curator of the collection involves.

This lecture will take place in the Garden Room at Hampton Court Palace. 

 

Sculpture of a polar bear
Things to see

Discover why exotic animals were kept at the Tower of London and see how they lived in the Royal Menagerie.

Open daily

Tower of London

Included in palace admission (members go free)

A Tower of London warden speaks to a visitor in the White Tower
Tours and talks

Explore the beautiful Chapel of St John the Evangelist and hear tales of famous old residents at the Tower with an expert warden.

Daily

Tower of London

10:45, 12:45 and 14:15

Included in palace admission (members go free)

The Beauchamp Tower - Imprisonment at the Tower display and exhibition
Things to see

Learn why people ended up as prisoners in the Tower of London, in the very rooms where some of them were held.

Open daily

Tower of London

Included in palace admission (members go free)

500 fascinating facts about Queen Victoria and her world. This illustrated book uncovers secrets about Victoria and her family.

Queen Victoria: 500 facts

500 fascinating facts about Queen Victoria and her world. This illustrated book uncovers secrets about Victoria and her family.

£12.99

Image is of a tea cup and saucer with our exclusive design.

Royal Victoria bone china tea cup and saucer

Enjoy a regal afternoon tea with our Royal Victoria blue tea cup and saucer set. Available exclusively from Historic Royal Palaces, the design is inspired by one of Victoria's most iconic crowns and by the pattern found on her wedding dress.

£50.00

Picture of our Royal Victoria bone china tall mug - gold, silver and white

Royal Victoria bone china tall mug

Enjoy an afternoon tea party with our exquisitely designed Royal Victoria tall mug. Made in the UK from bone china, the design is inspired by Queen Victoria's Honitons lace wedding flounce which she wore for her wedding.

£22.99