Specialist Talk : Wightwick and the Acquisition of its Collections

Join Helen, Senior Collections and House Manager, for a relaxed talk followed by a walking tour of the collection.

  • Booking essential

Most of the Art collection here at Wightwick came after its gift to the Trust in 1937. This talk explores the connections the Mander’s made with friends and decedents of the Pre -Raphaelites and the Morris circle.

Starting with a hot drink and a talk in our meeting room followed by a walking tour of the collection around the Manor.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £20.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Meeting point
Please park up on the main car park and make your way up the path to the Manor and follow signs to the Meeting Room located above the Old Manor Shop.
What to bring and wear
The Manor heating is dependent on the humidity of the day, therefore we recommend an extra layer, even during the summer months. Please no stiletto heels.
Accessibility
The meeting room is located on the upper floor of the Old Manor, up a flight of stairs. The walking tour covers both floors of the Manor, there are places to sit throughout.
Other
Please allow about 10 minutes to get from the car park to the Meeting Room. £20, includes tea/coffee on arrival.

Contact Info

Name
Events Team
Email
elizabeth.taylor1@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01902 760102

Upcoming events

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Thu 02 Jun 2022
11:00-16:00
Bring along the family to Wightwick for our Jubilee Celebrations this bank holiday - there's something on for everyone!

Specialist Talk : Wightwick and the Acquisition of its Collections

Sat 11 Jun 2022
11:00-13:00
Join Helen, Senior Collections and House Manager, for a relaxed talk followed by a walking tour of the collection.

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Fri 24 Jun 2022
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Tue 28 Jun 2022
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Fri 08 Jul 2022
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Thu 21 Jul 2022
19:00-21:15
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