24 May – 30 September 2012

Exhibition closed

Royal Patron:
HM Queen Elizabeth II

A Diamond Jubilee Celebration

Supported by

Saudi Equestrian Fund logo
Layan Cultural Foundation logo
Juddmonte Farm logo

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Free downloadable resources to support visits to the exhibition and planning lessons now available.

Primary resources 
Secondary resources 

Taught sessions

EYFS and Key Stage 1:
Moving Horse workshop 

Free, booking required
Maximum group size: 30 students
10.30–14.00 on these dates:
1, 11, 14, 15, 18, 21, 22, 25, 28 June
2, 6, 9, 12, 13, 16, 19, 20 July

Key Stages 3 and 4 and AS/A-level:
Capturing movement 

Free, booking required
Group size: 10–20 students
90 minute sessions by arrangement for dates in June and July

Carved relief (detail)

Image: Fragment of a carved relief featuring three horses drawing a chariot. From the north-west palace, Nimrud, Assyria (modern-day Iraq). Neo-Assyrian, 9th century BC.