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Reading Museum Gallery Tour

Running: From: 25 Mar 2017 To: 25 Mar 2017

Venue: Reading Museum & Town Hall, Blagrave Street, Reading, RG1 1QH

What:

Gelert by Charles Burton Barber, 1884

Gelert by Charles Burton Barber, 1884

Join one of our trained volunteers for an introductory tour to the galleries.

Our volunteers begin the tour with an update on the Abbey Quarter project; find out about the exciting plans to transform Reading’s Abbey precinct into a unique historical and cultural destination. This will be followed by a fascinating insight into some of the objects the Museum has on display.

Each guide offers a different tour and will pick out other items that fascinate them, like the man beheaded for supporting the king, the links between the Museum and the Palmer family or what was held in the huge Roman pot.

Who:

All ages

When:Abbey Quarter logo

11.30pm - 12.15pm, on Saturdays

How Much:

Donations welcome, drop in

Date updated: 13 Jan 2017


Related Content:

Abbey Quarter logo

Reading Borough Council's Museum team is developing an exciting plan to transform Reading's Abbey precinct into a unique historical and cultural destination. The Abbey Quarter plans will pull together a number of important historic sites, building...

Date published: 09 Mar 2015


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The Town Hall
Blagrave Street
Reading
Berkshire
RG1 1QH

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