Ashmol (2)

The group visits the Ashmolean Museum each month to be guided around a separate part of the collection. Each meeting, a gallery lecturer will give a talk and show us the section being studied.

The programme for the Faringdon U3A Ashmolean Group is below but may be subject to change.

6 September The Dutch Golden Age, Lynne Ward
4 October Gold, Christine Stone
1 November By Land, Sea and Air, Peter Vass
6 December Images of the Horse, Meriel Baker
3 January Textiles, Lynne Ward
7 February The Silk Road, Anne-Lise Foex
7 March Islamic Objects, Denise Derbyshire
4 April The Welby Collection Renaissance Silver Gilt & the Silver Collection
2 May Landscape Paintings, Cassy O’Brien
6 June Persian Influences, Julie Hurst
4 July Print Room TBA  Cassy O’Brien

The meetings will be on the first Thursday of the month but with no meeting in August; meetings start with the group gathering at 11:00 am in the Greek & Roman Sculpture Gallery immediately to the left of the main entrance to the museum. Meetings planned for September and November will be in the Lecture room. The March meeting will be in the Study room. In July we will be in the Print Room with two groups.  There will be a fee of £8 per person attending.

For further information contact

Shela Rowan or Aileen Bridge

Tel: 01367 243636 Email: