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Upcoming Talks

Come along to our upcoming talks. You can hear fascinating insights from our guest speakers including Professor Joann Fletcher, Gary Bankhead and Henrietta Hammant.

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23/01/2020

Talk: Frank Wild: Yorkshire to Antarctica – Henrietta Hammant

Frank Wild from Skelton-in-Cleveland holds the record for the most trips to the Antarctic made by any explorer during the Heroic Age of exploration at the start of the 20th...

Booking Required | Price: £7
Small Finds By Gary Bankhead
08/02/2020

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...

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Small Finds By Gary Bankhead
21/02/2020

Talk: Dive into Durham: Discovering the Durham River Wear Assemblage – Gary Bankhead

Dive into Durham’s past with Gary Bankhead and discover the story of the Durham River Wear Assemblage.  The collection totals some 13,000 ordinary and extraordinary objects, including spoons, thimbles, keys,...

Booking Required | Price: £7
Small Finds By Gary Bankhead
22/10/2019 - 23/02/2020

To Boldly Go Exhibition

To Boldly Go: The Adventuring Spirit of the Tees Valley This exhibition tells the story of the Tees Valley’s brave explorers who travelled across the world to discover new civilisations...

Drop in | Price: Included in the price of museum admission
Small Finds By Gary Bankhead