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.

Venue information

Newstead Abbey Historic House & Gardens

Newstead Abbey Park, Ravwenshead, Nottingham, NG158NA

Entry details

£48 (includes lunch and transport from Southwell and Nottingham)

To book, please contact Sally Machin on henrymachin442@btinternet.com or call 01909 480442

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