Organised by the Durham and Cleveland Volunteer Fundraising Committee

Museum of the Year. The Hepworth Wakefield & Nostell Priory

Coach Visit | The Hepworth Wakefield

Wednesday 13 September 2017 - 08:45 until 17:45

MUSEUM OF THE YEAR.

Will Gompertz described The Hepworth Wakefield as “one of the most exciting places for the study and display of modern to contemporary sculpture in Europe” There will be guided group tours of the rooms devoted to Barbara Hepworth’s life and work following and free time in the gallery.

In the afternoon we shall visit the nearby National Trust property of Nostell Priory, famous for its Adam decoration and Chippendale furniture. Amongst many art treasures is the masterpiece by Pieter Breughel The Procession to Calvary, saved for the nation with a successful Art Fund appeal in 2010.

This event has been organised by the Durham and Cleveland Volunteer Fundraising Committee to help raise money for the Art Fund.

Venue information

The Hepworth Wakefield

Wakefield, WF1 5AW

Entry details

£45.00 (includes Coffee on arrival. Snack Lunch at the Gallery.)

To book, please contact Mrs Anne Ridgway on anne.ridgway@btinternet.com or call 01833 650004

Click here to book online

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