Our Study Days are held in the Vestry Hall, 21 Paradise Road, Richmond TW9 1SA which is a 10-minute walk from Richmond Railway Station and a 5-minute walk from Richmond Bus Station. There are frequent buses from the railway station to the bus station. The Vestry Hall is in the Richmond one-way system at the top of Eton Street where it meets Paradise Road, on the other side of the road. Click here for a location map. Registration is at 10am and the first lecture starts at 10.30am. The study day finishes at about 3pm.
Friday 8 November 2019
David Rosier on Chinese Imperial Court Life and Costumes
We’ll explore the Chinese Imperial Court life of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), looking at the exceptional quality of Court costumes worn by Court officials from the times of Emperor Qianlong and Empress Cixi.
Friday 13th March 2020
Ian Pickford on English Silver
This study day will include the opportunity to bring your own pieces for identification.
Friday 15th May 2020 – Cancelled
Chris Alexander on The Silk Road: A Journey of Wool, Cotton and Silk