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Jolif Guest, Visitor Experience Officer
surprises such as the mosaic angel half-
heritage, and its history of imagination
at Mottisfont: “It’s been so much fun
hidden around the property, so it feels just
and rebellion, in such a renowned artistic
developing this summer’s exhibition and
right for us. We are looking forward to a
property as Mottisfont.”
trail. Thanks to Beano’s amazing archives,
summer of mischief and fun!”
we’ve been able to pull out all the stops
Beano Time Travellers! will be on display
to create our most exciting show to-date.
Mike Stirling, Editorial Director of Beano
We’re really looking forward to sharing the
Studios: “From the first edition to the present
September 2019. Mottisfont’s gallery opens
fun with our visitors - they’ll be transported
day, the art of fun has always been the most
at 11am and closes at 5pm. Normal property
right into the heart of Beano’s world of
important factor of Beano. We can’t wait
admission price only, free for National Trust
mischief and mayhem.”
for fans of all ages to explore the comic’s
members. For visitors unable to access the
second floor gallery, Mottisfont has digital There’s a unique opportunity for children
versions of exhibitions on iPads, which are
to create their very own comic strip too,
available on lower levels.
using a specially designed Beano template. Designs can be entered into a competition
For more information about the exhibition,
to win a very special Beano prize.
visit www.nationaltrust.org.uk/mottisfont/ fe a t u re s /t h e - b e a n o - ex h i b i t i o n - a t-
mottisfont or call 01794 340757.
Mottisfont: “We’re all very excited about having Beano here this summer; it’s a
For more information about Mottisfont visit
joyful part of so many people’s childhoods.
Mottisfont is the perfect place to show work from Beano’s archive, and I love
Beano images credit: © Beano Studios
that we’ll have our own comic strip where the characters help families to explore our history in such an engaging way.
A B OV E
Mottisfont is a very playful place, from the
Mottisfont | National Trust Images
visual trickery of the Whistler Room to the
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