Saturday Spotlight Talks

Third Saturday of the month 14.30

Programme of events focusing on the displays and their relevance today; find out more about the collections, meet curators, hear specialist speakers, or join in workshops. Suitable for adults and older children.


Redisplaying objects from Captain Cook’s voyages

16 January, 14.30

Jeremy Uden, Deputy Head of Conservation at the Pitt Rivers Museum, will talk about the new Cook-voyage display on the museum's lower gallery. As well as an introduction to the case, he will talk about the many challenges involved in mounting this complex display of objects collected on Cook's first and second voyages.