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Exclusive Tours of the Staffordshire Hoard

Exclusive Tours of the Staffordshire Hoard

4th March 2011

See the Hoard being cleaned in the conservation studio and meet experts.

On the first Wednesday of each month, starting from the 6th April, Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery are holding special tours that will enable people to see both the Staffordshire Hoard in the gallery and work going on in the Conservation Studio.

Conservation staff will be on hand to demonstrate  how they are conserving the Hoard.  There will also be an opportunity to talk to experts who have been working on the Hoard since it was discovered in 2009.

These fundraising tours are exclusive events. The price for the tours are £20 per person.

Tours start at 12.30pm. Places will be limited so booking is essential. To book tickets please ring 0121 303 1966.

The April 6th and May 4th tours have sold out.

Book now for: June 1st, July 6th, August 3rd, September 7th, October 5th, November 2nd and December 7th.

 

K652 Gold eagles and fish mount, possibly from shield.

Measurements included to show dimensions.

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