The Royal School of Needlework teaches Day Classes and the Certificate & Diploma across the UK and internationally in the USA. Choose from the list of venues below for more information and detailed joining instructions for Day Classes.
If you would like to know more about joining the Certificate & Diploma, click here.
Hampton Court Palace
We teach Day Classes and the Certificate & Diploma at Hampton Court Palace, Surrey KT8 9AU.
Hampton Court Palace is located next to the River Thames to the south west of London. It is within the M25 and about 6 miles from the start of the M3 and about 8 miles from the start of the M4. Look out for the brown attraction signs that direct you to Hampton Court Palace. Hampton Court Railway station is just a few minutes walk from the palace with regular trains to and from London Waterloo via Clapham Junction, Wimbledon and Surbiton. The Royal School of Needlework is situated on the East Front of the Palace and over-looks the Formal Gardens and Long Water.
RSN Day Classes in Birmingham are held at The Traditional Textiles School, 17c Vyse Street, Hockley, Birmingham B18 6LE. The School is situated in the heart of the vibrant Jewellery Quarter in central Birmingham.
Join RSN Tutor Helen McCook as she takes you on a tour of RSN Birmingham:
All Bristol classes are held at 38 Old School House, Kingswood Estate, Britannia Road, Kingswood, Bristol BS15 8DB, in a converted 18th Century Schoolhouse on the Kingswood Foundation Estate.
Courtauld Gallery, London
RSN Day Classes are held at the Courtauld Gallery, located within Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 0RN
All Durham classes are held in the heart of Durham City, by the banks of the River Wear at 3 Fowlers Yard, Back Silver Street, Durham DH1 3RA.
All Ely classes are held in the Ely Cathedral Centre, Palace Green, Ely, CB7 4EW.
Fashion and Textile Musuem, London
RSN Day Classes are held at the Fashion and Textile Museum, 83 Bermondsey Street, London. SE1 3XF
We hold RSN Day Classes in Glasgow Central Hotel, 99 Gordon Street, Glasgow G1 3SF.
We teach the RSN Certificate & Diploma at the Glasgow Arts Club, 185 Bath Street, Glasgow G2 4HU.
RSN Day Classes are held at the Holburne Museum, Bathwick, Bath BA2 4BD
All Day Classes in Lancaster are held at Lancaster Castle, Castle Parade, Lancaster LA1 1JY, which is one of the most historically fascinating surviving buildings in the country.
RSN Day Classes are held at The D-Day Story, Clarence Esplanade, Portsmouth PO5 3NT, which tells the story of Operation Overlord during the Normandy D-Day landings.
Aga Khan Centre, Central London.
The Aga Khan Centre in London’s King’s Cross is a place for education, knowledge, cultural exchange and insight into Muslim civilisations. The centre hosts a variety of events, exhibitions and talks that are open to the public.
There are currently no scheduled Day Classes in the Aga Khan Centre
Kensington Palace, London
In 2021 we staged an exclusive Coronation Goldwork class at Kensington Palace, London to celebrate their acclaimed exhibition, ‘Royal Style in the Making’ and our contribution to the show.
There are currently no scheduled Day Classes at Kensington Palace.