Talk: John Muir: The Scotsman Who Saved America’s Wild Places
June 4, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Mary Colwell discusses her new book about John Muir, the nineteenth-century naturalist whose activism helped to preserve the Yosemite Valley, Sequoia National Park and other American wilderness.
£7 (£5 Museum members) To register, phone 01225 820866 or use our contact form.
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Bursting with textile treasures, this exhibition brings together astonishing objects that commemorate family milestones. As well as featuring historic quilts from major collections, the exhibition will also showcase superb costumes.
Gardens & Grounds
With spectacular views in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, enjoy attractive trees, varied flower beds, and sweeping lawns.