A-Z LECTURES and CATEGORIES

Historic Houses

'Discover A la Ronde's interesting history, admire its beautiful interior decoration and find out about its interesting legacy on a pre-booked visit. Knowledgable guides are on hand to tell you its many secrets and stories as you explore the unusual sixteen-sided home of the Parminter cousins.'

'Was the family home of gardener and gardening writer Christopher Lloyd ... Now is an historic house, a garden, a centre of education, and a place of pilgrimage for horticulturists from across the world ... Adult education courses at Great Dixter include Study Days, week-long Symposia, courses, lectures and workshops ... Great Dixter invites a number of external speakers to lecture on a variety of topics, such as plants and gardening, biodiversity and the history of the house.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'Tabley House is the only 18th century Palladian country house in Cheshire. The house was built by the architect John Carr of York for Sir Peter Byrne Leicester, in 1767 ... See the wonderful historic splendour of Tabley House State Rooms. Admire the extraordinary art collection and furniture, and hear about the intriguing history of the Leicester family ... Tabley House is owned by the University of Manchester. The Collection is managed on behalf of the University of Manchester by The Tabley House Collection Trust.' Access to details of the Winter Lecture Programme.

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

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