Anya Matthews, Research Curator, explores the preparatory sketches Thornhill made as he conceived the dramatic decorative scheme for the Painted Hall.Read more
Hugh Broughton Architects, London has been announced as the lead consultant to deliver the conservation of the Painted Hall at the Old Royal Naval College (ORNC).Read more
Two weeks ago BBC News flew a drone in the Painted Hall for the first time. This stunning film was the result...Read more
At the end of January BBC News filmed in the Painted Hall using a remote controlled drone. We couldn't resist filming this unusual site and the result is this short film.Read more
The Painted Hall of the Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich took two decades to paint and has been described as the "Sistine Chapel of the UK".
Work is due to begin to give the highly-decorated ceiling its first major restoration in over half a century.Read more