Friends' events in June 2017

2016 2017 2018

The Government Art Collection

Date Wed 7th June 2017
Location Queens Yard, 179A Tottenham Court Road, London W1
When Event begins at 6pm
Cost Cost: £12; Guest price: £15

Works of art from the Government Art Collection (GAC) are displayed in UK Government buildings in nearly every capital city, making it the most dispersed collection of British art in the world.   The role of the Collection is to promote British art while contributing to cultural diplomacy.  Dating from 1898, the...

Chevening: The official residence of the Foreign Secretary

Date Tues 13th June 2017
Location Sevenoaks, Kent
When 2.00pm
Cost Cost one price: £35 to include a private tour of the house and refreshments

The early 17th-century Chevening House was the home of the Stanhope family, whose memorials are in the church and its burial ground.   The house was bequeathed to the nation by the seventh and last Earl Stanhope, who hoped that the young Charles, Prince of Wales would live there.   However, the Prince...

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