• A North American Tour Group visits the RSN at Hampton Court Palace
  • Hampton Court Palace Fire in 1986
  • RSN Embroidery Stitcher conserving an Altar Frontal
  • RSN Day Class in action
  • RSN Private Lesson with Tutor and Student
  • RSN Coat of Arms hand embroidered by Studio and Apprentices in 1988
  • RSN Certificate & Diploma Class with Student and Tutor
  • RSN Degree Student: BA (Hons) Hand Embroidery for Fashion, Interiors, Textile Art
  • Men Can Do Embroidery Too!
  • View from RSN Degree Studios
  • Hampton Court Palace - Fountain Court
  • Hampton Court Palace - Chimneys
  • Stairway to the Education Apartments
  • Hampton Court Palace - East Front Gardens
  • RSN TRH Duchesses of Cornwall & Gloucester visit
  • RSN Tour Group speaking with Embroidery Studio Stitcher
  • RSN - Shop at Hampton Court Palace
  • RSN Tutor demonstrating during a Day Class
  • RSN - Studio Tour attendees listening to the Tour Presentation
  • RSN Tutor teaching a Private Lesson
  • RSN worked on the Duchess of Cambridge wedding dress
  • RSN Degree Apartments
  • RSN Future Tutor Kate Barlow Blackwork piece of Henry VIII
  • Animals in Embroidery Exhibition, Advanced Silk Shading by Diploma Student Teresa McAuliffe
  • Animals in Embroidery Exhibition Silk Shading by Future Tutor Student Amy Burt

Royal School of Needlework

Sir Christopher Wren

place
RSN Shop, East Front Gardens, Hampton Court Palace, KT8 9AU
info_outline
Full disabled access, Bookshop, Toilets, Partial disabled access
Baroque palace built for King William III and Mary II. The original Tudor towers and chimneys were replaced by grand and elegant exteriors that dominate the buildings today.

Access

Saturday 22nd

Open 10am–4.30pm

Enter via Hampton Court Palace Governor's Gate and the East Front Gate.

group
  • Tour of RSN Education Studios: rooms not usually open to Palace visitors every 120 mins (11am-3pm) max 20 per tour. Tickets from RSN Shop on a first-come, first-served basis..

Sunday 23rd

Open 10am–4.30pm

Enter via Hampton Court Palace Governor's Gate and the East Front Gate.

group
  • Tour of RSN Education Studios: rooms not usually open to Palace visitors every 120 mins (11am-3pm) max 20 per tour. Tickets from RSN Shop on a first-come, first-served basis..

Design

Original design
Sir Christopher Wren, 1689
Type
Community/cultural, Art studio, Palace, Education, Historical house
Period
Tudor