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The Collection Gallery, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
As a way of thanking National Lottery players for their contribution of nearly £13m towards the new Royal Academy, we are inviting them to a special free tour of our new Collection galleries.
Free, booking required.
Royal Academy of Arts
Join us for a series of free tours, inspired by this year’s theme of ‘courage’.
Free, no booking required.
The Learning Studio or The John Madejski Fine Rooms, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts, Piccadilly
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.
Free, sign-up on the day in the Front Hall.
Meet in the Front Hall, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
Join us once a month for coffee and conversation to discuss artworks from our permanent collection.
Meet in the Front Hall of Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts, Piccadilly
Help us celebrate the opening of the new RA Collection galleries and take inspiration from some of the great artists who’ve exhibited here, in this workshop for children with special educational needs and their family and friends.
The Benjamin West Lecture Theatre, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
Join President of the Royal Academy Christopher Le Brun and Head of Collections Maurice Davies as they reveal what went on behind the scenes in the development of the RA’s new Collection gallery.
£12, £8 concessions.
Join three of the RA’s resident raconteurs for a ramble through some of the horrors and wonders of the Royal Academy’s 250-year history.
£10, £6 concessions.
Senior Curator Helen Valentine uncovers the extraordinary journey of the Academy’s Renaissance copy of Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘The Last Supper’.
Meet in the Front Hall, 6 Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
Join us to either discuss artworks from our permanent collection or participate in an art-making workshop.
Clore Learning Centre, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
Use graphic lines and pop palettes to reconstruct the artworks in the RA Collection.
This tour of the Royal Academy Collection Gallery is designed for wheelchair users and mobility impaired visitors.
Join us as we make our own miniature garden inspired by the techniques used by painter Thomas Gainsborough to create our own paintings.
The RA Library, The Sackler Wing of Galleries, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts, Piccadilly
In this event for RA250 Friends and RA250 Supporters, Archivist Mark Pomeroy and Head of the RA Library Adam Waterton will uncover some of the most treasured items from the RA Collection.