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Lectures

The Life of Queen Victoria

7 September 2017Discounted for members

As part of this year’s celebration of Victorian Harewood, join us for an in-depth talk on the life of Queen Victoria. Join our expert guide, Irene Truman, and discover more about Queen Victoria's life, hobbies, public duties and her connections with Harewood House. This lecture will take place in the majestic Steward's Room, before the House opens to the public, giving you the chance to see a little bit of … Read more

Lectures

Lady Canning – Love, Art and Travel

27 June 2017Discounted for members

Join our Historic Collections Adviser Professor Ann Sumner for a focused talk on the watercolours of Charlotte, Lady Canning to coincide with our current exhibition, which she curated. Charlotte was a talented watercolourist and her works chronicled her time as lady-in-waiting to Queen Victoria, travelling around Britain with views of Balmoral in Scotland to Osborne in the Isle of Wight,  as well as  fine … Read more

Festivals

Spring at Harewood

1 – 23 April 2017Free for members

Perfect for families and lovers of the outdoors, Harewood celebrates spring in all its glory. Meet our animal family in the Farm Experience with rabbits, guinea pigs, pygmy goats and more, there’s lots to keep your children entertained during the holidays. Don’t miss the penguin feeding, minibeast trail and bright pink flamingos too! Explore the gardens as they burst into life with bright, spring bulbs … Read more

Talks & Tours

Discovery Talk

24 March – 29 October 2017Free for members

Visit the House and you will be able to join our daily Discovery Talk. Explore the rich history of Harewood through the art works and collection we look after. Topics change each day and cover a wide variety of subjects from family history to furniture. Ask on the State Floor for details or call into the Courtyard Information Centre. Please note, a valid membership card or Freedom ticket is required to visit … Read more

Exhibitions

Empire Line by Gavin Fernandes

24 March – 29 October 2017Free for members

9 photographic prints Empire Line is a photographic narrative featuring and subverting the image of two social divisions; the ‘memsahibs,’ who were the British colonial, middle class women who resided in India  throughout the 19th century, and the native, indigenous women. The visual expression and stylistic approach shown here is an ironic interplay on the visible appearances of both societies, … Read more

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