The House of Lords, 5pm
Visit | The House of Lords
Tuesday 14 April 2015 - 17:00 until 19:00
A bespoke privately guided tour focusing on the art, architecture and decorative arts of the House of Lords. The finest British artists designed the wonderful frescoes, portraits, statues, thrones, fireplaces and furniture and the visit showcases the exquisite craftsmanship of A.W.N. Pugin and Charles Barry and the artistry of William Dyce and Daniel Maclise amongst others. We start in the Sovereign's Entrance and follow the Royal Processional Route from Norman Porch through the Queen's Robing Room, Royal Gallery and Prince's Chamber before entering the majestic Lords Chamber.
The 90 minutes tour will be followed by a champagne reception in one of the rooms of the Palace of Westminster.
This event has been organised by the London Events Volunteer Fundraising Committee to help raise money for the Art Fund.