Richard Arkwright comes to Preston!

Dr Amanda Draper will talk about the recent Art Funded acquisition of Joseph Wright of Derby’s striking portrait of Richard Arkwright, one of the greatest pioneers of the industrial revolution. The talk will be followed by a light buffet lunch, with a glass of wine and tea/coffee.

Venue information

Opening times

Mon 10am-7pm
(Museum/Art Gallery 11am-5pm)

Tue 10am-5pm

Wed 10am-8pm
(Library 10am-7pm)

Thur 10am-5pm

Fri 10am-5pm

Sat 10am-5pm

Sun 11am-4pm

IT Centre Computers open 9am daily, except Sundays 11am

Café and Shop
Daily 10am-4pm, except Sundays 11am-3.30pm




Entry details

12. Apply to Janet Eastwood, 01524 781204 12.30pm

"Art Fund" is the operating name of the National Art Collections Fund, a charity registered in England and Wales (209174) and Scotland (SC038331)