Dr Adam Bowett, Chairman of the Chippendale Society, author and independent historian explores the woods used in Chippendale creations
Thursday 30th August; 2pm to 6pm
Adam discusses the sources and types of woods used in Chippendale’s furniture, demonstrating how Britain’s growing colonial empire provided the raw materials for his business.
Lecture with Tea, Coffee & Shortbread £15.00 per person
Tickets are available here.
Dumfries House, House Tours and Grand Tours are available throughout the Summer Season but only offer limited access through the Winter season on a Saturday & Sunday. Find out tour times here.
General admission to the estate is free, Tickets for the Queen Elizabeth Garden and House Tours can be purchased at the Visitor Centre or you can book a Guided Tour of Dumfries House here.
Full details regarding disabled access can be found here.
Details of how to reach Dumfries can be found here.