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2nd February 2022

Historic Interiors Tours

We are excited to introduce a new tour this year. The Historic Interiors Tour takes a closer and more detailed look at the evolution of the design of our buildings and rooms over the centuries, and our unique collection of artworks, including our stunning Flemish 17th Century tapestries which are not on view in any other tour. Book now for this fascinating new tour.  

4th October 2021

The Thomas Sutton Lecture – A Life in Art

We are delighted to announce that this year’s prestigious Thomas Sutton Lecture will be presented by renowned international art dealer and broadcaster Philip Mould. Many of you will know Philip Mould from his hugely popular BBC series ‘Fake or Fortune‘, where he applies his expertise and sleuthing to discover the true provenance of paintings and sculptures, as hopeful owners await the outcome.  Philip will be reflecting on a career which embraces an involvement in and a passion for art which spans writing, curating, art dealing, broadcasting, research as well as being president or trustee for a number of leading arts charities. Join him, either live at the Charterhouse (limited availability) or live online, as he reveals his Life in Art.  (With thanks to Diploma PLC for their kind sponsorship). Book your live or online ticket here.

10th September 2020

As Good as Gold: online lecture

The story of gold and its significance and symbolism throughout the history of art. Gold as the colour of the sun: the colour of divinity; the colour of status and the colour of love. From creations ancient and contemporary, sacred and profane – all that glitters is most certainly gold… Join Alexandra Epps, Arts Society Lecturer and Art Guide to learn more at our October online Lecture.

Book your place at the Lecture with a donation here.

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