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Exhibitions, Talks and Tours May – Sept 2019 Image credit: Southampton City Archives, c.1930

Art History Study Days Saturdays: 10.30am-4pm / Art Gallery Lecture Theatre / £28 (£25 per person when booking both) Pre-book

Friday Friday Touch Tours: Visitors with visual impairments Fridays: 26 July, 27 Sept, 29 Nov 10.30am-12.30pm FREE / Pre-book: 023 8083 2810

Open to those who are new to the art world or already familiar with it, these sessions use artwork in the Gallery to explore different themes and art movements. With Abi Kremer. Saturday 8 June - British Modernism Saturday 7 Sept - Patterns and concepts in Abstract art

Art educator Jo Bressloff leads our Touch Tours exploring the collections and exhibitions making art accessible to visually impaired audiences. Please call for more information.

TUDOR HOUSE AND GARDEN Playtime in the Past: Toys from Southampton’s Museum Collection Come and see examples of popular toys from the past, all from our museum collection. The exhibition includes tin toy trains, puzzles and dolls as well as a Victorian Noah’s Ark. A selection of toys and games from our important archaeology collection are also on display including some dating back to medieval times. Image Credit: Pedal Car, 1930s, Maritime & Local History Collection

How Do You Take Yours? Living History Sun 12 May / 2-3pm / £12 / Pre-book

Take tea with Mrs Cox and amongst the tips hear gruesome tales of smuggling, poisoning and death. Price includes museum admission and mini afternoon tea.

Tour & Tea at Tudor House Sundays: 26 May, 30 June, 28 July, 25 Aug, 29 Sept / 2-4pm / £8 Pre-book

Discover the wonderful history of the museum that spans over 800 years, visiting hidden areas. Enjoy a cream tea whilst taking in views of the beautiful garden. One hour tour, including steep staircases.

Secret Southampton Walking Tour Sat 17 Aug / 11am-12.45pm or 2-3.45pm / £5 (£4 conc) / Pre-book

Explore off the beaten-track and visit hidden gems with Dr Andy Russel. Visit parts of the town you have never been able to visit and discover some of the incredible stories of its past! Please note that this tour is not accessible for wheelchair users or people with mobility issues.

History Study Day: Southampton- Tales of the Unexpected Sat 28 Sept / 10am-4pm / £28 (+£6 lunch offer) / Pre-book

Join a host of experts in delving into the strange comingsand-goings of Southampton in yesteryear. Discover tales of murders, ghosts and eccentrics. Tea, coffee and biscuits are included and a special lunch offer is available from the café.

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Exhibitions and Events Southampton May-Sept 2019  

Exhibitions and events at SeaCity Museum, Southampton City Art Gallery and Tudor House and Garden, May - Sept 2019.

Exhibitions and Events Southampton May-Sept 2019  

Exhibitions and events at SeaCity Museum, Southampton City Art Gallery and Tudor House and Garden, May - Sept 2019.

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