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25 March 2020*CANCELLED* Barber Institute of Fine Arts & Soho House, Birmingham
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*CANCELLED* Barber Institute of Fine Arts & Soho House, Birmingham
Wednesday 25 March 2020

THIS VISIT HAS BEEN CANCELLED BECAUSE OF CORONAVIRUS. It has been re-scheduled for Wednesday 24th March 2021

The Barber Institute of Fine Arts is an art gallery and concert hall situated in purpose-built premises on the campus of the University of Birmingham. The Grade II listed Art Deco building was designed by Robert Atkinson in the 1930s and opened in 1939 by Queen Mary. For more information click here

Soho House was the elegant Georgian home of the industrialist and entrepreneur Matthew Boulton which has been restored as a museum celebrating Boulton's life, his partnership with James Watt, his membership of the Lunar Society of Birmingham and his contribution to the Midlands Enlightenment and the Industrial Revolution. Click here for more information.

Tickets £45 to include coach travel, entrance fees, private tour & coffee.

The schedule is tight, so participants should bring a packed lunch

This visit is fully booked, but ask at the March lecture whether there are vacancies