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Spotlight Talks in December

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The Russell-Cotes is full of paintings, sculptures, objects and treasures – each one has a story to tell.

Our Spotlight Talks are short, informal talks about a particular artwork or theme that lasts between 15 and 30 minutes, and are a fascinating way to delve deeper into the museum collection.

Spotlight Talks are very informal. They take place in the historic house, near to the relevant object, and there is no additional charge to attend.


Spotlight Talks in December 

Tuesday 5 December, 2.00pm – Anno Domini (Edwin Long) 

Tuesday 5 December, 3.00pm – Wallpaper at the Russell-Cotes **

Wednesday 6 December, 11.00am – The Irving Room *

Tuesday 12 December, 2.00pm – The Moorish Proselytes (Edwin Long) 

Tuesday 12 December, 3.00pm – Fireplace Tiles **

Tuesday 19 December, 2.00pm – Anno Domini (Edwin Long)

Tuesday 19 December, 3.00pm – Design Masters at the Russell-Cotes



Some of the talks take place in the rooms on the upper floor, which is only accessible by stairs. These are indicated by an asterisk *. Others move between rooms, which will include some rooms accessible by lift and others that are not. These are indicated by a double asterisk **

These talks are very informal and are not amplified.

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01st December 23 - 31st December 23

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