The Potted History Of Britain

The Virtual Gallery Tour with Curator, Julian Richards

Date: Thursday 26th November 2020

Start Time: 6.30pm

Price: £5.00

Categories: Virtual, Talk

Come on a virtual gallery tour with archaeologist and broadcaster Julian Richards as he explores 6000 years of pottery in the new Museum of East Dorset.

‘Pottery has always been a passion of mine says exhibition curator Julian Richards, whether it’s muddy broken fragments on an archaeological dig or showing primary school pupils how to make and fire their own pots.’

‘Pots are part of our everyday life,  we eat off them, drink out of them and even sit on something that’s made of pottery in our visits to the bathroom!  So, come and explore this, the Potted History of Britain’

This filmed tour will be streamed on You Tube. An access link will be sent to your email address by 4pm on Thursday 26th November 2020.


Following the tour, A select number of spaces are available for a Zoom Q&A where Julian will be answering a selection of pottery-related questions. If you would like to enter into the selection for this please type “zoom” into the additional info box when booking your ticket. If successful, you will be sent a zoom link and instructions by email.



This event is funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.


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