Museum and Art Gallery Events
Friday lunchtime talks
- all talks take place between 12.30pm - 1.30pm.
- call 024 7635 0720 to book a free place
- Training for the Trenches: The Great War Camps of Cannock Chase
Friday, 26 September
Principal Archaeologist for Staffordshire, Stephen Dean, describes how soldiers trained for action on the Western Front at the camps at Cannock Chase. The talk also describes the recently excavated Messines Terrain model.
- The Speight Family of Photographers
Friday, 17 October
Historian John Frearson takes a look at this fascinating family of Victorian photographers with a particular focus on the business that operated in Nuneaton until the 1930s.
- Picasso's Guernica
Friday, 28 November
We are delighted to welcome back Professor Anthony Slinn for another of his wonderfully engaging talks. Anthony visits Guernica, New York and Madrid, taking you behind the scenes to show you the creation of Picasso's famous painting and its journey around the globe.
- Christmas Readings
Friday, 12 December
Geoff Hales presents a popular programme of favourite comic, traditional and sentimental Christmas poems and prose, rounding off with a reading of Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol'.
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Museum and Art Gallery
Address: Riversley Park, Coton Road, Nuneaton, CV11 5TU
Tel: 024 7635 0720