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Talks & Tours

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Get more from your visit by coming along to one of our regular talks or tours. If you're a member of a group that may be interested in coming along to a talk or tour, have a look at our Bringing a group page.

 

10 Minute Tours

2pm, 2.30pm, 3pm and 3.30pm (free event, no need to book)

Join volunteer and Tate tour guide, Andrew Rodgers, for a lightening quick tour of our current exhibition.

March 4th - Picasso and the Masters of Print

 

Archaeology Walks & Talks at The Higgins Bedford

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Gallery Tour - Edward Bawden and his Studio

Wednesday 22nd February 2017 1pm - 1.30pm (booking essential)

Cost: £2.80 (£2.30 concessions)

Join exhibition curator, Victoria Partridge, for a lunchtime tour of Edward Bawden and his Studio

 

Gallery Tour - Picasso and the Masters of Print

Wednesday 8th March 2017

1pm - 1.45pm (booking essential)

Cost: £2.80 (£2.30 concessions)

Join exhibition curator, Victoria Partridge, for a lunchtime tour of Picasso and the Masters of Print.

 

Tea and Tour - Transport through Time

Wednesday 15th March 2017 11am - 12 noon

£7.40 (Concession £6.30) Tea/ Coffee included   Booking essential

Join Lydia Saul, Keeper of Social History, for a cup of tea or coffee followed by an in-depth look at changes to transport through time. We will explore Bedfordshire's story of travel over land, water and air. The tour will end with a chance to get up close to selected items from our collection stores. 

 

Gallery Tour - Bedford's Picassos

Tuesday 21st March 2017

11.30am - 12.15pm (booking essential)

Cost: £2.80 (£2.30 concessions)

Victoria Partridge, curator of Picasso and the Masters of Print, takes a close look at the world class collection of works by Picasso at The Higgins Bedford. 

 

The Friends of the Higgins Bedford have regular talks - read more about joining The Friends here >