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Talk, Fri 7 Dec 2018, free entry

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Talk: Leeds Museums - Collecting the World

Talk: Leeds Museums - Collecting the World

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Talk by Adam Jaffer, Curator of World Cultures, Leeds Museums and Galleries.

Using examples from Africa, Asia, Oceania and the Americas, this talk will demonstrate Leeds’ connections to the world through trade, mission work, travel and curiosity. It will highlight some of the stories we can tell about different societies and illustrate the development of Leeds’ World Cultures collection, one of the most significant civic anthropology collections in England.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 7 Dec 2018 10:30 to 11:30

Prices

Free entry

Free refreshments

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    Address

    Millennium Square,
    Leeds,
    LS2 8BH

    Location

    Directions

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    Map reference: SE 299340  Lat: 53.80145 Long: -1.54749

    How to find us
    Leeds City Museum is located in the city centre, on Millennium Square.
    By public transport: A 10 minute walk from Leeds railway station and a 15 minute walk from the city centre bus station.
    By car: On street parking is available on Rossington Street and Cookridge Street. Woodhouse Lane, The Light, Merrion Centre, St John’s Centre and Rose Bowl car parks are all a 5 or 10 minute walk from the museum.

    Parking: with charge

    Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Leeds station

    Facilities

    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • On-site cateringOn-site catering
    • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups