Visit to the Fan Museum and Queen’s House Greenwich.

22nd April 2020.

 

Following on from “Painted pleats” lecture by Jacob Moss on the 8th April, an all-day guided visit to the Fan Museum and Queen’s house.

The Fan Museum, which opened in 1991, is the world’s first museum dedicated to the preservation and display of fans. It is located within two grade II* listed houses built in 1721 in the Greenwich World Heritage Site. Explore 3,000 years of fan making history.

 

The Queen’s House: – Home to an internationally renowned art collection, see great works by leading artists including Lowry, Turner and Canaletto as well as the iconic Armada Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I.  Inigo Jones’ architectural masterpiece is the first Classical building in the UK.

£27 to include coach travel and guided tours of both venues. Refreshments are available to purchase at the Maritime museum next door to the Queen’s house.

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For further information www.theartssocietyegerton.org.uk  or 01622 890182 for details

 

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