Treasures at Temple Newsam, Leeds

Guided Tour |

Friday 28 September 2012 - 10:45

Senior Curator Polly Putman leads a tour of this Tudor/Jacobean house. Curator James Lomax will then showcase the Wentworth Raby Wine Cistern (a recent Art Funded acquisition), made in 1706 for Lord Raby's embassy to the Prussian Court.

After lunch there will be presentations by painting conservator, Jenny Hack, and furniture conservator, Ian Fraser explaining their roles and the restoration of the famous Angel Bed; created for Queen Anne in 1711.

This event is organised by a local supporter group, to help raise money for the Art Fund.

Venue information

Opening times

3 Nov 2015 – 12 Feb 2016
Pre-booked visits and tours only (see website to book)

13 Feb – 30 Oct
Tue – Sun
10.30 am – 5pm (last admission 4.15pm)

Entry details

Free entry with National Art Pass

Ticket: £24.50 (includes refreshments and lunch).

To book on this event contact: Anne Thompson (Yorkshire) on annewinnie@fsmail.net

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