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Open Saturdays

Opening up the Fine Rooms


Saturday 14 January 2017
1 — 4pm

Handling box

Find out how artists created their masterpieces and discover the RA’s architectural heritage while exploring our historic John Madejski Fine Rooms.

Originally designed for grand social occasions in the 18th century, the John Madejski Fine Rooms are an ideal setting to showcase some of our works by Royal Academicians.

Visit the Saloon, one of the finest Palladian interiors in London, and discover our tactile handling boxes, containing examples of materials and tools used by practicing artists in the 17th and 18th centuries. Join us in this unique and historical setting to get an unbeatable insight into how artists of the past created their artworks.

● Fully booked

● Cancelled

Saturday 14 January 2017

1 — 4pm

The John Madejski Fine Rooms, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts

Free, no booking required.