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Hands-On Humanities Day

November 23, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

Join researchers at the John Hansard Gallery, City Eye, Nuffield Southampton Theatre City and Solent Showcase in the centre of the city for a free family day suitable for all ages. The John Hansard Gallery’s exhibitions, Nuffield Southampton Theatre City and Solent Showcase will be open as usual, but for one day only you can also explore a wide variety of interactive activities, workshops, talks and exhibits that will give you an insight into the amazing Humanities research that takes place at the University of Southampton every day.

Join a poetry workshop, help archaeologists unearth new finds, be transported by a magical story or go on an historical adventure. The Gallery’s main exhibition through November features work by artist and alumnus of the Winchester School of Art (University of Southampton), Haroon Mirza, entitled ‘Waves and Forms’.

 

In partnership with

John Hansard Gallery, City Eye, Nuffield Southampton Theatre City, Solent Showcase

Contact email address

festival@soton.ac.uk

Booking required?

Yes


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Date:
November 23
Time:
10:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Website:
https://www.humanworldsfestival.com/hands-on_humanities_day/

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Join University of Southampton humanities researchers at the John Hansard Gallery in the centre of the city for a free family day suitable for all ages. Explore a wide variety of interactive activities, workshops, talks and tours as well as having access to the Gallery’s current exhibitions.
Is booking required?
Yes
Contact email address
festival@soton.ac.uk
Event partners
John Hansard Gallery, City Eye, Nuffield Southampton Theatre City, Solent Showcase
Region
South East
City/town
Southampton
Accessibility information
http://www.jhg.art/visit/
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Venue

John Hansard Gallery
142-144 Above Bar Street
Southampton, South East England SO14 7DU United Kingdom
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Accessibility information
http://www.jhg.art/visit/
Phone:
+44 (0)23 8059 2158
Website:
http://www.jhg.art/