Rocco Forte’s Brown’s Hotel in London Offers Visit to Rubens’ Legacy Exhibition

From January 24 until April 10, 2015, Rocco Forte’s Brown’s Hotel is delighted to be partnering with the Royal Academy of Arts and the first major exhibition in the UK to examine Rubens’ influence on art history.  Rubens and His Legacy: Van Dyck to Cézanne is an exploration of the artistic legacy of Peter Paul Rubens (1577–1640), the most influential of Flemish painters. The exhibition will bring together masterpieces by Rubens and the artists who were inspired by him, during his lifetime and up until the twentieth century, including Van Dyck, Watteau, Turner and Delacroix, as well as Manet, Cézanne, Renoir, Klimt and Picasso. Rubens and His Legacy will present over 160 works, comprising paintings, drawings and prints drawn from some of the finest collections world-wide.

Brown’s Hotel makes for the perfect base from which to explore one of the cultural highlights of London’s Spring season. Located in the heart of Mayfair, just moments away from the Royal Academy of Arts, Brown’s Hotel has put together a dedicated ‘Rubens at The Royal Academy of Arts’ experience for art lovers, which includes:

  • One night accommodation at Brown’s Hotel
  • A bottle of Ruinart NV Champagne in room on arrival
  • A Rubens exhibition catalogue in room on arrival
  • English Breakfast in your room or in HIX Mayfair
  • Two open tickets to the Rubens and his Legacy exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts

Available from January 24 until April 10, 2015, subject to availability.  Prices start from £490 per night in a Classic King Room. For further information or to make a reservation, please visit roccofortehotels.com  or email reservations.browns@roccofortehotels.com.

Rocco Forte Hotels


Established by Sir Rocco Forte and sister, Olga Polizzi in 1996, Rocco Forte Hotels is a family of 10 individual hotels and resorts. All of the hotels are landmarks, both old and new, occupying magnificent buildings in exceptional locations. Led by a family who has been in hospitality for four generations, the hotels are united by their distinctive approach to service ensuring guests experience the best of the cities and surrounding areas.

Rocco Forte Hotels comprises: Hotel de Russie, Rome; Hotel Savoy, Florence; Verdura Resort, Sicily; The Balmoral, Edinburgh; Brown’s Hotel, London; The Charles Hotel, Munich; Villa Kennedy, Frankfurt; Hotel de Rome, Berlin; Hotel Amigo, Brussels; Hotel Astoria, St Petersburg. Future opening: Jeddah.

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