Talks & Events
Each exhibition and display will be accompanied by an exciting programme of talks, film screenings, activities and late events.
A vibrant programme of events consisting of talks and debates, daily workshops, demonstrations and games. Keep checking back for the full line-up. All events are free with festival entry but have limited capacity and operate on a sign-up basis so please do arrive early.
Join us every weekend in the Treasury to take part in Utopia 2016 a year of imagination and possibility.
Make & Do with the Treasurers: fun and creative activities that explore utopian ideas from the past, present and future. Suitable for all ages, materials provided.
Tell us about your Utopia; contribute a post it note with your thoughts and help us to disseminate lessons for how we might live, make, work and play better.
Meet the Treasurers; have a chat about the original text Utopia by Thomas More and the Utopia 2016 programme.
Or simply relax and enjoy the Treasury; browse our micro library of Utopian literature and play songs on A Jukebox of People Trying to Change the World by Ruth Ewan.
Discover Tudor intrigue and Georgian Enlightenment, scientific curiosity and naval power, extravagant entertainments and 'the King's Shilling', as we lead you from the airy lightwells of graceful staircases to the atmospheric Deadhouse.
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