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Talk, Thu 11 Jul 2019, free entry

Georgian Food and Satire with Dr Annie Gray

Georgian Food and Satire with Dr Annie Gray

Image Credit: James Gillray (1756-1815), A voluptuary under the horrors of digestion, 1792, hand-coloured etching © The Trustees of The British Museum.

Address

5 Salter Row,
Pontefract,
West Yorkshire,
WF8 1BA

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 11 May - Sat 20 Jul The Golden Age of Satire
Sat 22 Jun Family Fun
Sat 29 Jun Family Fun
Sat 6 Jul Family Fun
Wed 10 Jul Meet the Curator
Thu 11 Jul Georgian Food and Satire with Dr Annie Gray

Details

An exciting talk by food historian Dr Annie Gray about food and its links to Georgian Satire. Dr Annie Gray is a regular on screen and radio including, Radio 4’s The Kitchen Cabinet, and BBC 2’s the Victorian Bakers.
Part of our Golden Age of Satire exhibition in partnership with the British Museum, part of their Spotlight tour loan.

Image Credit: James Gillray (1756-1815), A voluptuary under the horrors of digestion, 1792, hand-coloured etching © The Trustees of The British Museum.

FAQs

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Call 01924 302700 and leave a message. We will return your call as soon as possible.


Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, we will have your details on the door.

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Disabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 11 Jul 2019 13:00 to 14:00

Prices

Free entry

Booking Essential

Location

Directions

See location of Pontefract Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 455219  Lat: 53.69156 Long: -1.31243

By Road:
Jct32 M62
Follow signs for Pontefract Town Centre.
Museum is on the precinct, next to Pontefract Library

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Tanshelf Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Pontefract Bus Station

Facilities

  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Disabled accessDisabled access