Talks, Tours & Events for Adults

Adult Tours

 

 

Talks, Tours & Events for Adults
We have a wide variety of talks, tours and workshops on offer, including group visits.

Booking is essential for all group visits. Please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
or call us on 01772 258248 -we'll be happy to help!

             

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Taking an LGBTQ look at the Harris

Every month we invite people from the LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer) community to join us for an early evening get-together to talk about and explore the Harris collections.

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Hollie McNish at the Harris

Photograph of Holly McNish performing

Wednesday 20 March
With Benjamin Zephaniah stating 'I can't take my ears off her' and Kate Tempest describing her poetry as 'welcoming, galvanising and beautiful', Ted Hughes Award winner Hollie McNish is a poet whose readings are not to be missed.

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National Lottery Project Grants Surgery

Discover Preston Gallery

Monday 1 April
12 noon

Arts Council England are hosting a National Lottery Project Grants surgery at the Harris Museum, Art Gallery and Library.

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Harris Live: Paul Birchall 'Conversing with the Minimoog'

Harris Live:Paul Birchall 'Conversing with the Minimoog'

Wednesday 3 April
7.30pm
A must for electronic music enthusiasts,  Wednesday 3 April sees the release of a remarkable new collection of songs from multimedia artist Paul Birchall called 'Conversing with the Minimoog'.

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G R A F T: A show of UK young artists preview night

Thursday 4 April
You are invited to the preview night on Thursday 4 April
5.30 - 8pm. Free. Everyone welcome. Drop by.

Plus live performance piece at 7.30pm

The Harris Museum, Art Gallery & Library in partnership with UK Young Artists are excited to present G R A F T showcasing artists living, working and making across the UK today.

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Slow Art Day

Saturday 6 April 
11am - 4.30pm
Take part in an extremely slow dance performance that will take place throughout the day to encourage people to take their time, slow down and relax in the gallery.

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4 Stories & Pendulum performance

4 Stories & Pendulum performance

Sunday 28th April 

By INTO A BETTER SHAPE

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Dance Masterclass led by TATE N LYLE

Date to be announced
Take part in a morning dance workshop led by TATE N LYLE and then perform live at the Harris the same afternoon. 

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Queering the Harris

Wednesday 8 May
6.30 - 7.45pm

A guided talk by exhibiting artist and curatorial assistant, Kerry Tenby.

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Life Drawing Sessions with Nude Models

Life drawing at the Harris

Saturdays 23 March, 27 April, 18 May & 29 June
12noon - 3.00pm

Strong lighting, plenty of space, perfect atmosphere!

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