The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Special Day Event

Sensation! Gossip and Scandal

Wednesday 7th August, 2013

12:00am - 4:00pm

Price: Admission Free

Ages: All Ages

Lecturer: Bridget Crowley 

12 noon (Bring a packed lunch; coffee and tea provided) Event runs 1pm-4pm. This event is for blind and partially sighted visitors Join Bridget Crowley to discover some of the gossip and scandal surrounding the works of art, characters and the founders in The Wallace Collection. Find out about the life of Madame de Pompadour and how she used the language of the fan to send secret messages. Then set the secret messages to music with musician Caroline Welsh. Free, but booking essential on 020 7563 9577 or community@wallacecollection.org