Christmas Event

The Mining Institute, Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne

Tuesday 12 December 2017, 6.45 pm

 

Drawing of the Mining Institute in the 19th century

The Mining Institute owns one of the finest buildings in Newcastle, Neville Hall, a Victorian building from the time when high-Gothic architecture was coming into fashion. Neville Hall houses the memorial to the Institute's first President, Nicholas Wood, and an outstanding library resplendent with exquisite carved stone, wood and paintings, together with beautifully decorated ceilings, a vast glass roof and furniture designed for the library in 1872.

Our evening will take the usual format of talk and tour, and a buffet followed by an art and architecture quiz, presented by Tom Yellowley.

Tickets £15. Booking is now closed; download the booking form as a PDF file, for reference.

Download the Institute's latest brochure as a PDF file.

 

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