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Royal School of Needlework

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Great shoppe!

What a nice little shoppe tucked away at Hampton Court Palace. Great instructional books... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2017
Passport-Maven
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Acton, California
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Needlework shopworks in Hampton Court Palace

Really nice experience to attend workshops in Palace. Not only to be a tourist for London travel... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2017
Cindy_cychak
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Mar 13, 2019
“Basic Needlework Course”
Nov 16, 2017
“Beware of organised tours”
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The Royal School of Needlework (RSN) is the international centre of excellence for the art of hand embroidery. With a thriving education programme, the RSN offers a range of courses for beginners through to advanced. Steeped in history with...more
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12A Hampton Court Palace | Apartment 12a, East Molesey KT8 9AU, England
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Reviewed March 13, 2019

I booked onto a course for March 14th and was really looking forward to it. Unfortunately I work at a hospital and we were having staffing problems so I called the main number and asked how I could rearrange it to the same course which...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed November 16, 2017

I visited with a group and it wasn't a good experience. This was purely a visit - not a course, so please don't take this as an overall rating. If I do a course there, I will write another review. For a start, if you...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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RSN1872, Manager at Royal School of Needlework, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2018

Thank you for your feedback and we are sorry that you were disappointed with your tour visit to the RSN. The focus for groups attending a Talk & Tour is to view RSN Archive pieces as well as some contemporary ones. If there are Embroidery...More

Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

What a nice little shoppe tucked away at Hampton Court Palace. Great instructional books, merchandise, and availability of classes. I wish I lived closer to partake of some! Great customer service.

Date of experience: October 2017
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RSN1872, Manager at Royal School of Needlework, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2018

Thank you so much for your feedback regarding the RSN Shop based at Hampton Court Palace, and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Really nice experience to attend workshops in Palace. Not only to be a tourist for London travel. Do spend time to explore the life here. To be an explorer and get in touch with experience.

Date of experience: August 2017
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RSN1872, Manager at Royal School of Needlework, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2018

Thank you for your feedback, we are thrilled that you enjoyed your RSN Class at Hampton Court Palace and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed August 15, 2017

This is so worth a visit when you go to Hampton Court Palace. The exhibition of past work is extraordinary and the "stitchers" , as I understand they like to call themselves, are all really lovely and welcoming. There is even a little shop too...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jg H
RSN1872, Manager at Royal School of Needlework, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2018

Thank you for your feedback and we are delighted that you enjoyed visiting our exhibition which we rotate the exhibitions every 6 months. We hope to welcome you back in the future.

Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

On a tourist visit to Hampton Court Palace three years ago I picked up a course schedule from the Royal School of Needlework, and had been wanting to attend a class there ever since. I recently attended a half-day introductory class in embroidery, and was...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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RSN1872, Manager at Royal School of Needlework, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2018

Thank you for your feedback and we are delighted that you enjoyed your half day introductory class. There are lots more classes and you may be interested in the Tour & Taster which run once a month alongside our exhibitions, which we rotate the exhibitions...More

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