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Capability Brown 300

Infinite Landscapes

11 June 2016Discounted for members

A photographic journey through Harewood, and time, in the company of the great Victorian photographer Roger Fenton. Brian Liddy, Associate Curator at the National Media Museum, will introduce the work and techniques of Roger Fenton (1819-1859), with special emphasis on Fenton’s visit to Harewood in the summer of 1859. As well as an introductory talk in the Watercolour Rooms of the House (where rare examples of … Read more

Capability Brown 300

Finding Mr Brown in Yorkshire

7 June 2016Discounted for members

An academic look at Brownian designs and exploring the history behind his connection with Harewood with historian Peter Goodchild. Brown is recognised as one of the most outstanding landscape gardeners in the history. This talk will analyse how influential Brown was in developing the naturalistic style in the early 18th century. Who were the designers who inspired him? How did his style develop? What … Read more

Capability Brown 300

Great Capabilities; a celebration of “Capability” Brown at Harewood

4 – 12 June 2016Discounted for members

Join us, as we celebrate the achievements of Lancelot “Capability” Brown at Harewood in a series of walks, talks and exhibitions; there is something for everyone from novice to enthusiast to enjoy. Explore the history behind Harewood’s connection with Brown and join one of our expert talks in the landscape itself. Talks and tours will include: Finding Mr Brown in Yorkshire with Peter Goodchild: an academic … Read more

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Daily Penguin Feed & Talk

25 March – 30 October 2016Free for members

Join our Bird Garden Keeper and our colony of Humboldt Penguins for their daily afternoon feed and talk. You will learn a little about each of our penguins, where they originate from and what they like to eat. Get up close to our Penguins by helping the keepers to feed them. You will need to be aged ten years or above to feed the Penguins - it costs just £15 per person on week days or £20 per person on … Read more

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Members’ Only Festive Evening with Lord and Lady Harewood

16 December 2015Free for members

PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED. PLEASE EMAIL MEMBERSHIP@HAREWOOD.ORG TO BE INCLUDED ON THE WAITING LIST. We would like to invite you to an exclusive members' only evening on the State Floor of Harewood House. Enjoy welcome drinks and mince pies on arrival, see the Christmas tree in the Entrance Hall, hear a talk from Lord Harewood in the Gallery and listen to a pianist from the Leeds College of … Read more

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