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Join artist and art historian, Emily Learmont for an audio-described highlights tour of Splendour of the Subcontinent.

In October 1875, the Prince of Wales set off on a four-month tour of the Indian Subcontinent, visiting over 21 localities, which today encompass India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Nepal. Developed in collaboration with Cartwright Hall, Bradford, and New Walk Museum & Art Gallery, Leicester, Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince’s Tour of India tells the story of this grand tour through some of the finest Indian treasures from the Royal Collection that were presented to the Prince during his visit.

Venue discount information
Concession price and free ticket for one companion. Tickets can be converted into a 1-Year Pass, giving 12 months' free admission. To get the pass, remember to get your ticket stamped and keep hold of it .
Exhibition run
Until Sunday, 22 Apr 2018

Venue Audio Description System

Venue Audio Description Information
Descriptive tours - for each exhibition the gallery offers an introductory tour with verbal description. The gallery also offers description prior to selected talks from the public programme.

How to Book

Venue contact for bookings:
0303 123 7323


The Queens Gallery

Phone number:
0131 556 5100
Venue website:

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Euan's Guide web page for The Queens Gallery

Venue Audio Tour

Venue Audio Tour Information
An audio tour is provided for every exhibition. This is T-coil compatible and a written script is available to borrow at the information desk.
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