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Level 2 Research room opening event

Thursday 9th Nov 2017

4 – 6:30 pm

Opening Event for Level 2 research room

Thursday 9 November 2017.

Join us for the launch of our new Level 2 research room opened with funding from Arts Council England to allow students, academics and visitors to study and engage with Blackburn Museum’s unique collections.

4pm Opening lecture by Ed Potten on Recent Discoveries in the R. E. Hart Collection.

5.00pm Opening of the Level 2 Research Room; Damian Talbot, Blackburn with Darwen Executive Member for Leisure, Culture and Young People; Rebecca Johnson, Arts and Heritage Manager, Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery.

5.30pm – 6.30pm Opportunity for a closer look at some of the highlights of the R. E. Hart Collection.

Please RSVP for this event to museum@blackburn.gov.uk

This event opens a one day conference Friday 10th November, hosted by the Institute of English Studies, School of Advanced Studies, University of London.

Supports Arts Council England              

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