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The botanic sensorium

November 22, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Free

Come and experience Dr John Hope’s botanical teaching sensorium. Find out how people learned about plants using their senses in the late eighteenth-century through the re-enactment of an Enlightenment botanic lecture. Then have a go at sketching botanical specimens, find out why herbariums are important and appreciate the beauty of botanic teaching diagrams.

 


This event is part of the series Sensing the past.
For event information, please contact Clare Hickman at c.hickman@chester.ac.uk.

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Date:
November 22
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
Free

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Event Partners
Storyhouse
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Barry Taylor
Accessibility Information
Wheelchair accessible. Lift access to all areas.

Venue

Storyhouse
Hunter Street
Chester, North West England CH1 2AR United Kingdom
Website:
https://www.storyhouse.com