Upcoming Event: ‘Connecting Classical Collections’: Engaging with histories, networking for the future’

A free upcoming one-day conference and networking event dedicated to the theme ‘‘Connecting Classical Collections’: Engaging with histories, networking for the future’ is taking place on 20th September 2019.Held at the Great North Museum in Hancock, Newcastle, the event aims to provide a platform for those working with ‘classical’ collections across the UK to share experiences, pool expertise and network with others involved in supporting similar museum collections. The conference will also consider and present information on projects relating to audience engagement with collection history, and include an opportunity for attendees to visit the Shefton Collection of Greek Art and Archaeology as part of the day’s event.

Further details about the event, including how to book a place and the provisional programme for the day, can be found on their Eventbrite page.