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Fans and Social History

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Following government, council and sector advice, we have taken the decision to cancel all upcoming talks, events, children’s activities and guided tours until 31st May. If you have already booked a place we will be in touch shortly to discuss a refund.

Accompanying our exhibition of European fans.

Helen Heatley introduces us to this elegant accessory, its history and manufacture, and demonstrates how fans can help us to understand more about the period. Helen is a collector of antique fans and has been a committee member of the Fan Circle International for over 30 years.
If you have a fan at home you would like to know more about, please bring it along.

Saturday 2nd May, 2pm

Tickets are £4 or £2 for Friends of the Russell-Cotes. Please book at the Welcome Desk, on 01202 451820, or online here.

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02nd May 20 - 02nd May 20

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