Our current programme of visits is as follows. Please follow the links, where applicable, for further information. Tickets for visits are normally sold at the two lectures prior to each event. Refunds may only be given in exceptional circumstances.

PLEASE NOTE: Members attending trips and visits are asked to carry with them a list of any medication they are taking, in case of emergency.

19 September 2019
Greenwich & Bexley
Visit to English Heritage’s Ranger’s House in Greenwich with a guided tour of The Wernher Collection, which includes some 700 works of art including Renaissance paintings, Dutch Old Masters and French tapestries. Afterwards, travel to Hall Place in Bexley for lunch and a tour of the house and its gardens.
Tickets £18, to include the guide at the Ranger’s House and travel but excluding entrance charges

11 December 2019
John Rutter Christmas Concert
Our annual visit to the Royal Albert Hall, including travel by coach.
Tickets £35.

Our Most Recent Visits:

On 20th June 2019 we visited St Albans, with a guided tour of the Cathedral followed by the Verulamium Museum, the Amphitheatre and the Barbara Hepworth exhibition in the Town Museum.
Here are some pictures from the Cathedral…..

Introductory briefing in the nave.

At the shrine of St Alban

Medieval paintings on one of the pillars.

On 11th April 2019 we visited Dulwich Picture Gallery and Eltham Palace.
Here are some scenes from the Gallery……..

The Gallery Curator describing the Collection and its history.

A detailed view!

…….and from Eltham Palace

About to enter Sidney Courtauld’s wonderful Art Deco restored home

The Great Hall

The first visit of 2018 was on 28th March to see The Queen’s Gallery at Buckingham Palace and The Garden Museum in Lambeth. Here are photos of some of our members at both places.

In The Queen’s Gallery

At The Garden Museum

To see photographs from earlier visits please click here.