Visit to Newstead Abbey with lecture by Miranda Seymour
Talk and Tour | Newstead Abbey Historic House & Gardens
Monday 19 September 2016 - 10:30 until 16:30
The day begins with a guided tour of the Abbey, once the home of Lord Byron. The Art Fund has helped to purchase many items in the Newstead Abbey Historic House and Gardens, which contains much Byron memorabilia. After lunch, the well-known biographer, novelist and critic, Miranda Seymour will give a talk on her forthcoming book on Lady Byron, Ada Lovelace, and Victorian Reputations. Time may also be spent in the extensive gardens.
This event has been organised by the Volunteer Fundraising Committee to help raise money for the Art Fund.