Wrap up warm and get ready for a night which is out of this world!
By the Light of the Moon
5 & 6 December
Talk: Captain James Cook: His Life & Voyages
Join Phil Philo to discover the story of the man who is perhaps Yorkshire's greatest son. 250 years ago, James Cook was in the middle of his first great voyage...
Talk: Those Gigantic Statues: Cook, Easter Island & Katherine Routledge
During his second great voyage of the Pacific Ocean (1772-75), James Cook's ship briefly visited the remote island of Rapa Nui, known today as Easter Island. A short excursion across...
Talk by Joann Fletcher: Women and Ancient Egypt
We're pleased to welcome Professor Joann Fletcher to Preston Park Museum for a fascinating talk on Egyptology. In her talk Professor Joann Fletcher will discuss the women who lived in...