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The Collection Gallery, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
Drop in for a free 15-minute talk to unearth the hidden stories of the Royal Academy.
Free, no booking required.
Main Galleries, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
If you’re aged 17 – 25, you could see our highly anticipated Antony Gormley exhibition for free at one of three special evenings, part of BNP Paribas’ AccessArt25 programme.
Free, booking required.
Meet in the front hall of Burlington House
Join us for a cup of coffee and an in-depth discussion and exploration of selected artworks from our permanent Collection.
Meet in Front Hall of Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
Meet in Front Hall of Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
Discover the art, architecture and history of the Royal Academy during these free 30-minute tours.
Join this free hour-long tour and explore some of the great works from the Royal Academy’s Collection.
Explore the lives of female artists, past and present, in this free hour-long tour.
Meet in the Front Hall, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
Join us for an audio described tour of the exhibition, designed for blind and partially sighted visitors. The tour is followed by refreshments and a handling session.
Meet in front hall Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
Join us for a tour of ‘Lucian Freud: The Self-portraits’ designed for wheelchair users and mobility impaired visitors.
Clore Learning Centre, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
Join a creative workshop for community groups inspired by Lucian Freud’s self-portraits.
The Clore Learning Centre, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
Learn how to depict different kinds of reality within an artwork in this free, full-day workshop for young people aged 15-19.
Free for young people aged 15 - 19. Booking required.
John Madejski Fine Rooms, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
Roll up, roll up! Make your own artworks inspired by artist Laura Knight RA’s action-packed drawings of the circus, ballet and the amazing feats of live circus performers.
Join us at the RA on the second Saturday of every month for an artist-led taster workshop, focusing on a specific artistic technique each session.
John Madejski Fine Rooms. Meet in the front hall of Burlington House to be directed
Explore the portraiture techniques of Lucian Freud and find your own style in this workshop for children with SEND.
Free, booking required.
Get to grips with lino and screen-printing techniques at this free, full-day workshop for young people aged 15-19.
Take part in collaborative activities, discover practical resources and share your own big ideas about how art and design can make a difference in our daylong workshop inspired by ‘Eco-Visonaries’.
Take inspiration from artists’ and architects’ creative solutions to climate change in a tailor-made workshop for students with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).
Bring your family along to make miniature nature habitats from foraged materials, inspired by our ‘Eco-Visionaries’ exhibition.
Push paper to the limit and create your own pop-up book in this drop-in workshop, as part of our ‘Picasso and Paper’ programme.