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RA Tours: Burlington House

Tour

Tuesday 25 June 2019
11.30am — 12pm

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Introductory Tour in The Julia and Hans Rausing Hall

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Discover the art, architecture and history of the Royal Academy during these free 30-minute tours.

Join our knowledgeable guides as they reveal the stories behind both the familiar parts and hidden corners of Burlington House. Along the way, find out how our building has evolved from a town palace in the heart of London to the purpose-built galleries you see today.

Gain insight into the early years of the Royal Academy, learn about the RA Schools, and discover more about the selected works on display from our Collection.

Tours are free and last 30 minutes. Please meet in the Front Hall of Burlington House. Ask a member of the team on site for further information.

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Tuesday 25 June 2019

11.30am — 12pm

Meet in the Front Hall, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts

Free, no booking required.