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Islamic Art In Syria And EgyptIslamic Art In Syria And EgyptThis is presented by Roberta Marin, independent speaker.2016-02-11T13:15:00+00002016-02-11T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Islamic Art In Syria And Egypt
 
Light, Time, Legacy: Francis Towne's Watercolours of RomeLight, Time, Legacy: Francis Towne's Watercolours of RomeLight, Time, Legacy: Francis Towne's Watercolours of Rome The British Museum marks the bicentenary of Francis Towne's death with all 75 of his beautiful watercolours made on his visit to Italy in 1780-1, shown together for the first time since 1805. The poster boy for the 'new Georgian' revival of interest in 18th century art, Towne's rural sketches and later large scale paintings of the Co2016-02-11T00:00:00+00002016-08-14T00:00:00+0100 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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DATES  21st January to 14th August 2016
The British Museum marks the bicentenary of Francis Towne's death with all 75 of his beautiful watercolours made on his visit to Italy in 1780-1, s... More about this event
 
The Way Of TeaThe Way Of TeaTea-making demonstrations accompanied by a talk.2016-02-12T14:00:00+00002016-02-12T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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The Way Of Tea
 
Chinese MoneyChinese MoneyThis is addressed by Helen Wang.2016-02-12T13:15:00+00002016-02-12T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Chinese Money
 
LGBT LateLGBT LateA celebration of LGBT history month.2016-02-12T18:00:00+00002016-02-12T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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LGBT Late
 
The Art Of Transformation: Design And Industry In Tokyo, Now And ThenThe Art Of Transformation: Design And Industry In Tokyo, Now And ThenGiven y Sarah Teasley, Head of Programme for History of Design, Royal College of Art.2016-02-12T18:00:00+00002016-02-12T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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The Art Of Transformation: Design And Industry In Tokyo, Now And Then
 
Gilded Bondage: Stories From The Waddesdon BequestGilded Bondage: Stories From The Waddesdon BequestA special illustrated lecture by author Edmund de Waal.2016-02-12T18:30:00+00002016-02-12T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Gilded Bondage: Stories From The Waddesdon Bequest
 
Make A Mosaic Mask: Workshop (Over 7s)Make A Mosaic Mask: Workshop (Over 7s)Use tablets to design a mosaic mask.2016-02-13T11:00:00+00002016-02-13T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Make A Mosaic Mask: Workshop (Over 7s)
 
The Mausoleum Of HalikarnassosThe Mausoleum Of HalikarnassosTalk presented by George Hart.2016-02-13T13:15:00+00002016-02-13T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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The Mausoleum Of Halikarnassos
 
Green Screen Greeks: Workshop (Over 7s)Green Screen Greeks: Workshop (Over 7s)Become an ancient Greek athlete.2016-02-14T11:00:00+00002016-02-14T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Green Screen Greeks: Workshop (Over 7s)
 
Teeth, Scales And Tales: Animal GodsTeeth, Scales And Tales: Animal GodsA look at animal gods across the world.2016-02-15T11:00:00+00002016-02-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Teeth, Scales And Tales: Animal Gods
 
BelovedsBelovedsGiven by Hilary Williams.2016-02-16T13:15:00+00002016-02-16T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Beloveds
 
New Moons In The Korea GalleryNew Moons In The Korea GalleryTalk by Eleanor S Hyun.2016-02-17T13:15:00+00002016-02-17T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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New Moons In The Korea Gallery
 
Chinese Jades: Natural And SupernaturalChinese Jades: Natural And SupernaturalTalk by Iside Carbone, Royal Anthropological Institute.2016-02-18T13:15:00+00002016-02-18T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Chinese Jades: Natural And Supernatural
 
Power Games: Ritual And Rivalry At The Greek OlympicsPower Games: Ritual And Rivalry At The Greek OlympicsWriter, lecturer and dramatist David Stuttard discusses the Olympics of 416 BC.2016-02-18T13:30:00+00002016-02-18T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Power Games: Ritual And Rivalry At The Greek Olympics
 
Theory And Practice In Towne's Watercolours Of RomeTheory And Practice In Towne's Watercolours Of RomeThe talk is given by Timothy Wilcox.2016-02-19T13:15:00+00002016-02-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Theory And Practice In Towne's Watercolours Of Rome
 
Hellenistic And Roman Sculpture From Ancient MesseneHellenistic And Roman Sculpture From Ancient MesseneThe Annual Denys Haynes Memorial Lecture, given by Petros Themelis, Society of Messenian Archaeological Studies.2016-02-19T18:00:00+00002016-02-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Hellenistic And Roman Sculpture From Ancient Messene
 
Renaissance Music And The Waddesdon BequestRenaissance Music And The Waddesdon BequestThe violinist Peter Sheppard Skaerved accompanied by Julian Perkins, harpsichord, performs works by Dowland, Torelli, Biber, Matteis and David Gorton.2016-02-19T19:00:00+00002016-02-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Renaissance Music And The Waddesdon Bequest
 
Amazing Animal Mummies (Over 5s)Amazing Animal Mummies (Over 5s)An introduction to Egyptian beliefs with related games.2016-02-20T11:00:00+00002016-02-20T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Amazing Animal Mummies (Over 5s)
 
African Art And Civil SocietyAfrican Art And Civil SocietyTalk given by Elsbeth Court, SOAS.2016-02-20T13:15:00+00002016-02-20T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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African Art And Civil Society
 
Egyptian Photo BoothEgyptian Photo BoothA chance for children to try digital photography.2016-02-21T11:00:00+00002016-02-21T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Egyptian Photo Booth
 
Drawing From The CollectionDrawing From The CollectionA five-day course of drawing lessons.2016-02-21T14:00:00+00002016-03-20T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Drawing From The Collection
 
A Metallurgy Tour Of The Ancient WorldA Metallurgy Tour Of The Ancient WorldThis is taken by Paul Craddock.2016-02-23T13:15:00+00002016-02-23T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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A Metallurgy Tour Of The Ancient World
 
The Renaissance MedalThe Renaissance MedalColette Siddiqui takes this talk.2016-02-24T13:15:00+00002016-02-24T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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The Renaissance Medal
 
Savages And Barbarians In The British MuseumSavages And Barbarians In The British MuseumTalk by Ben Burt, British Museum.2016-02-25T13:15:00+00002016-02-25T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Savages And Barbarians In The British Museum
 
Cabinets Of Curiosities And Contemporary ArtCabinets Of Curiosities And Contemporary ArtA talk by Brian Dillon, lecturer at the Royal College of Art about the influence of cabinets of curiosities.2016-02-25T13:30:00+00002016-02-25T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Cabinets Of Curiosities And Contemporary Art
 
The Way Of TeaThe Way Of TeaTea-making demonstrations accompanied by a talk.2016-02-26T14:00:00+00002016-02-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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The Way Of Tea
 
Mary Ginsberg: Treasures From Tombs Temples And Palaces: TalkMary Ginsberg: Treasures From Tombs Temples And Palaces: TalkA gallery talk.2016-02-26T13:15:00+00002016-02-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Mary Ginsberg: Treasures From Tombs Temples And Palaces: Talk
 
Curator's Introduction To Krishna In The Garden Of AssamCurator's Introduction To Krishna In The Garden Of AssamGiven by Exhibition Curator Richard Blurton.2016-02-26T13:30:00+00002016-02-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Curator's Introduction To Krishna In The Garden Of Assam
 
Romance And Connoisseurship: The Wallace And Frick Collections And The British MuseumRomance And Connoisseurship: The Wallace And Frick Collections And The British MuseumLecture given by Hilary Williams, British Museum.2016-02-26T18:30:00+00002016-02-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Romance And Connoisseurship: The Wallace And Frick Collections And The British Museum
 
Digital Photography TrailsDigital Photography TrailsUsing a digital camera to explore Museum objects and follow trails.2016-02-27T11:00:00+00002016-02-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Digital Photography Trails
 
Even More Gods And GoddessesEven More Gods And GoddessesTalk on deities by Carol Andrews.2016-02-27T13:15:00+00002016-02-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Even More Gods And Goddesses
 
City Lit Classics Day: At The Edges Of EmpiresCity Lit Classics Day: At The Edges Of EmpiresA study day covering cultures and their effect on empires.2016-02-27T22:30:00+00002016-02-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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City Lit Classics Day: At The Edges Of Empires
 
Innovation Lab (Over 7s)Innovation Lab (Over 7s)Work with a digital expert to test innovative ideas, technology and software.2016-02-28T11:00:00+00002016-02-28T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Innovation Lab (Over 7s)
 
Reflections In Ancient Coins Of The Maccabean Struggle Against Seleucid RuleReflections In Ancient Coins Of The Maccabean Struggle Against Seleucid RuleTalk by David Jacobson, UCL.2016-03-03T16:00:00+00002016-03-03T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Reflections In Ancient Coins Of The Maccabean Struggle Against Seleucid Rule
 
Museum Of The CitizenMuseum Of The CitizenPanel discussion about the work of the Museum.2016-03-04T18:30:00+00002016-03-04T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Museum Of The Citizen
 
The Renaissance Reconsidered: The Waddesdon BequestThe Renaissance Reconsidered: The Waddesdon BequestStudy day featuring lectures, gallery talks and a film.2016-03-05T10:30:00+00002016-03-05T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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The Renaissance Reconsidered: The Waddesdon Bequest
 
Must Farm: The Pompeii Of Bronze Age Britain'Must Farm: The Pompeii Of Bronze Age Britain'Talk by Mark Knight, Cambridge Archaeological Unit, University of Cambridge.2016-03-10T13:30:00+00002016-03-10T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Must Farm: The Pompeii Of Bronze Age Britain'
 
Treasure Island: Uncovering The World's Largest Hoard Of Celtic CoinsTreasure Island: Uncovering The World's Largest Hoard Of Celtic CoinsLecture by numismatist Philip de Jersey2016-03-11T18:30:00+00002016-03-11T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Treasure Island: Uncovering The World's Largest Hoard Of Celtic Coins
 
Crisis Or Continuity' Hoarding And Deposition In Iron Age And Roman Britain, And BeyondCrisis Or Continuity' Hoarding And Deposition In Iron Age And Roman Britain, And BeyondConference discussing why so many hoards were buried in Britain.2016-03-11T10:20:00+00002016-03-12T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Crisis Or Continuity' Hoarding And Deposition In Iron Age And Roman Britain, And Beyond
 
From Enlightenment To RomanticismFrom Enlightenment To RomanticismA study day of lectures, gallery talks and viewings.2016-03-19T22:30:00+00002016-03-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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From Enlightenment To Romanticism
 
The 1916 RebellionThe 1916 RebellionTalk by author Colm Toibin.2016-03-24T18:30:00+00002016-03-24T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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The 1916 Rebellion
 
Sunken cities: Egypt's lost worldsSunken cities: Egypt's lost worldsSunken cities: Egypt's lost worlds The British Museum hosts its first large-scale exhibition of underwater discoveries in 2016, focusing on two lost Egyptian cities and their recent discovery by archaeologists. The BP exhibition Sunken cities: Egypt's lost worlds will run for an extended six months and showcase how the exploration of Thonis-Heracleion and Canopus - submer2016-05-19T00:00:00+01002016-11-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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event > Exhibitions > Special exhibits - Museums
PRICING  £16.50, children under 16 Free
DATES  19th May to 27th November 2016
The British Museum hosts its first large-scale exhibition of underwater discoveries in 2016, focusing on two lost Egyptian cities and their recent disco... More about this event
 
 
 

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L'Etoile
Concerts | Until 24th February 2016 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from Picasso Prints: The Vollard Suite

French director Mariame Clement gets her Royal Opera House debut with L'Etoile this February. ...More

Yinka Shonibare: Globe Head Ballerina
Yinka Shonibare: Globe Head Ballerina
Exhibitions | Until 19th June 2017 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from Picasso Prints: The Vollard Suite

A new piece of artwork by Yinka Shonibare will be displayed on the exterior of the Royal Opera House this ...More

 
Thursday at Roadhouse
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 11th February 2016 

The Roadhouse 1 minute walk from Picasso Prints: The Vollard Suite

DJ Elle Tiyo, plus guest DJs, spin a selection of indie and pop tracks....More

Night Shift
Night Shift
Exhibitions | Until 10th April 2016 

London Transport Museum 2 minutes walk from Picasso Prints: The Vollard Suite

Opening on the first weekend of what was meant to be the first weekend of the night tube - before ...More

 
The Woman In Black
The Woman In Black
Theatre | Until 30th July 2016 

Fortune Theatre 2 minutes walk from Picasso Prints: The Vollard Suite

One of the less well-known West-End fixtures, this adaptation of Susan Hill's gothic novel has been packing out houses since ...More

 
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Theatre | Until 4th June 2016 

Theatre Royal Drury Lane 3 minutes walk from Picasso Prints: The Vollard Suite

Nominated for a staggering seven gongs in the 2014 Olivier Awards including Best New Musical, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory ...More

 
Kinky Boots
Kinky Boots
Theatre | Until 24th September 2016 

Adelphi Theatre 3 minutes walk from Picasso Prints: The Vollard Suite

Inspired by a true story and based on the 2005 British film of the same name, Cyndi Lauper and Harvey ...More

 
Hand to God
Theatre | Until 11th June 2016 

Vaudeville Theatre 3 minutes walk from Picasso Prints: The Vollard Suite

Taking into account its favour with the critics and several Tony nominations, irreverent puppet comedy ...More

Matilda The Musical
Matilda The Musical
Theatre | Until 29th May 2016 

Cambridge Theatre 3 minutes walk from Picasso Prints: The Vollard Suite

The Royal Shakespeare Company's multiple award-winning musical adaptation of Roald Dahl's celebrated children's book Matilda is a big hit at ...More

 
The Lion King
The Lion King
Theatre | Until 3rd July 2016 

The Lyceum Theatre 3 minutes walk from Picasso Prints: The Vollard Suite

The Lion King tells the story of Simba - the epic adventure of his battles, his friendships, his dreams and ...More

 
 
 
 
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