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Thursday Nights at The Last Tuesday Society!

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Mar 23rd 2017 - Half Price Museum Admission + FREE Aperitivo with Each Cocktail Ordered Every Thursday!

Société Drink & Draw

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Mar 14th 2017 - Absinthe, Paraphernalia & Regalia of Alchemy and The Occult

Illuminating Darkness: Aleister Crowley, Poetry and the Equinox

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Mar 7th 2017 - Lecture by Matthew Levi Stevens & paired with some one of the occultist's very own cocktail creations

Int'l Absinthe Day: Special Tasting Menu + Reptiles

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Mar 5th 2017 - The Last Tuesday Society invites you to celebrate International Absinthe Day Sunday 5th March at The Last Tuesday Society with a…

Closed for Filming

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Mar 3rd 2017 - Please note.

Fat Tuesday: Decadence, Debauchery & Desire

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Feb 28th 2017 - Join us on the last Tuesday of February for a Feast of Irresistible Desires and Overindulgent Sin

The Pleasure's All Mine

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Feb 14th 2017 - A Valentine's Lecture on the History of Perverse Sex with Julie Peakman paired with Glass of Bubbly & Chocolate Anus

Société Drink & Draw

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Feb 13th 2017 - A Valentine's Special + Absinthe Pairing featuring Two Models for this Life Drawing Salon

Decadence with The British Library

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Feb 7th 2017 - A Talk on the Literary Anthology with Jon Crabb of The British Library

Peculiar Cocktail's for Miss Peregrine's Release

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Feb 1st 2017 - Launch of New Peculiar Cocktail Menu created for Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children Characters

A Speakeasy for the Beautiful & Dammed

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Jan 31st 2017 - Join us on the last Tuesday of January & find yourself in The Age of Wonderful Nonsense fuelled by live jazz and Prohibition-era…

Curse of the Green Fairy

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Jan 10th 2017 - A Lecture on Absinthe & Impressionism by Jad Adams followed by an Introduction to the Belle Epoque Style of Drinking the Notorio…

THE NEW YEAR'S EVE EVE MASKED BALL

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Dec 30th 2016 - Dress behind the times & party ahead of the crowd

A Celebration of the Life & Work of Artist/Model Nina Hamnett

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Dec 6th 2016 - The Last Tuesday Society and Wet Paint Films host an evening to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the death of iconoclastic ar…

Gossamer Days - Spiders, Humans and Their Threads, with Eleanor Morgan

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Dec 5th 2016 - What happens when one making animal meets another? Gossamer Days explores the strange web of spider-human relationships.

An Immersive Dining Experince

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Nov 24th 2016 - The Wake of Percy Clements

The Tarot Deck of Austin Osman Spare

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Nov 21st 2016 - The Tarot Deck of Austin Osman Spare, with Jonathan Allen

Museum’s 2nd Birthday Halloween, Gin, Snakes, Sorcery & Cake

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Oct 31st 2016 - On Monday 31st October We Are Delighted To Invite You To Our Museum’s 2nd Birthday – There Will Be Complimentary G&T from Hend…

The Gnostic Temple of Agape Unopening

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Oct 31st 2016 - All Hallows Eve Sponsored by Hendrick’s Gin with complimentary G&T and a Petting Zoo Dress Code – Hallowe’en

The Danse Macabre - FINAL TICKET RELEASE - Book Now

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Oct 28th 2016 - On 28th October, in celebration of All Hallows’ Eve, The Last Tuesday Society cordially and conspiratorially invites you to danc…

Ecstasies of Darkness

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Oct 25th 2016 - The History of Witches’ Ointments, with Raymond Salvatore Harmon

Halloween Séance with Philipp Oberlohr.

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Oct 24th 2016 - "Tonight we create a séance. Tonight we create contact with the spirits. Don't be afraid . . ."

First Thursdays: with Julie Goldsmith

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Oct 6th 2016 - Closing Reception of Our Window Display Exhibition 'All of Them Witches' by Julie Goldsmith

Tiger Woman – Betty May

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Sep 19th 2016 - Tiger Woman – Betty May, Aleister Crowley, Belle Époque Paris & Bohemian London, with Celine Hispiche.

Hackney Needs a Mummy Now

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Sep 13th 2016 - Help Us Buy The Mummy of Mare Street Hackney Needs a Mummy Now - (not another yummy mummy - a dead mummy) support our campaign…

Opening Reception for The Fabulous Czainskis

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Jul 14th 2016 - Join us on the evening of Thursday 14th 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm to celebrate the opening of The Last Tuesday Society's new win…

Exotique Drawing Salon

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Jul 13th 2016 - Sip on a cocktail during this erotic/exotic alternative art salon, providing highest quality muses & inspirations to artists of …

'Oscar Wilde and the Mummy's Curse, and Other Tales of the Egyptian Macabre', with Eleanor Dobson

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May 23rd 2016 - At the fin de siècle ancient Egyptian jewellery was all the rage, but some believed that these objects plundered from the tombs …

Window display launch - Katarina Rose

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May 22nd 2016 - The Raging Beauty of Impossible Dreams Window Display Launch by Katarina Rose

Top Hats and Tail coats with Spirit Bath House

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May 9th 2016 - New Orleans Voodoo

Lotus Blossoms and Dragon Ladies: The Many Lives of Anna May Wong, with Jasper Sharp

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Apr 25th 2016 - The world’s first Chinese-American movie legend Anna May Wong (1905–1961) uncomfortably straddled two cultures.

Secret Teachers of the Western World, with Gary Lachman

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Apr 19th 2016 - This epic study unveils the esoteric masters who have covertly impacted the intellectual development of the West, from Pythagora…

Tom Ellis Display Launch

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Apr 17th 2016 - Tom Ellis of Curious Oddities, is a creator of weird and wonderful creatures and mythical sets formed from his surreal and bizar…

Tarot Reading with Molly Pharo

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Apr 17th 2016 - Molly Pharo is an adventurer, occasional mermaid, fortune teller and performer who has been giving insightful and intuitive taro…

Wake the Dead!

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Apr 11th 2016 - An evening of Necromancy, delving into the dark and macabre practice of calling up the dead. Why its done? how its done? and wha…

British Sex and Violence in the ‘70s, with Justin Harries

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Apr 4th 2016 - Coming down from the so-called Swinging Sixties, ’70s Britain finally had to confront the fact that it was no longer a game chan…

Swinging Paris: Renoma, Les Minets, and La Bande du Drugstore, with Vadim Kosmos

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Mar 21st 2016 - Rock ‘n’ Roll hit France late and not without resistance.

Rebellious Spirits: the history of illicit spirits, with Ruth Ball

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Mar 7th 2016 - When we think of illicit spirits we think of prohibition America but our own isle also has hundreds of years of experience in do…

A Ghost’s Story, with Lorna Gibb

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Feb 23rd 2016 - Blurring fact and fiction, belief and illusion, desire and madness, Lorna Gibb presents an uncannily authoritative fictionalised…

Austin Osman Spare

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Feb 6th 2016 - a major retrospective

The New Years Eve Masquerade Ball

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Dec 31st 2015 - 10% of Ticket Money Goes Straight to CRISIS Dress Code - Baroque Baroque - Masks Obligatory - Early Bird Tickets From £10

Alice in Wonderland: Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll, with Mark Richards

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Nov 9th 2015 - An exploration of how Lewis Carroll's dream-child has inspired the wilder sides of popular culture. In this very visual talk, …

Tessa Farmer & Petra Lange-Bernt

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Nov 8th 2015 - Swarming Fever: A Film Reel about Insects and Fairies The Artist Tessa Farmer in conversation with the Academic, Petra Lange-Be…

La Danse Macabre - The Halloween Ball

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Oct 30th 2015 - Friday 30th October Dress Code - The Beautiful & The Damned Tickets £22 All Early bird Tickets Sold Out

Drink through History with Rebellious Spirits

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Oct 28th 2015 - Daring smugglers, bold black marketeers and hidden distilleries. Get a taste of the naughtier side of drink history with Rebelli…

Halloween Sceance, with Philipp Oberlohr

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Oct 26th 2015 - “Tonight we create a séance. Tonight we create contact with the spirits. Don’t be afraid . . .” Séance doesn’t prove that spi…

Dressing for Pleasure: John Willie’s Bizarre and the Golden age of Kink Press, with Fenella Hitchcock.

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Oct 12th 2015 - English artist John Coutts, better known by his nom de plume of John Willie, is arguably one of the most influential figures of …

Hell Époque: Death Themed Cabarets of Paris, with Vadim Kosmos

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Oct 5th 2015 - The late 19th Century brought many curious sights to Montmartre – Paris’ dangerous, debauched and surreal bohemian underbelly – …

The Science of Hedonism with Zoe Cormier

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Sep 28th 2015 - Author Zoe Cormier’s first book Sex, Drugs and Rock n’ Roll: The Science of Hedonism and the Hedonism of Science, published by P…

Alasdair Gray / Gunter Grass /Mervyn Peake

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Sep 23rd 2015 - In The Hendrick's Gallery an exhibition of Art Work by three of The Twentieth Centuries Greatest Writers Alasdair Gray, Gunter …

Sex, Scent and Curious Cosmetics: An Immersive History

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Sep 15th 2015 - Julian Walker will give a brief overview of the past 600 years of cosmetic history before exploring a few problematic areas: des…

Charles Waterton, his famous travels and eccentric taxidermy, with Pat Morris.

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Sep 14th 2015 - Charles Waterton was a traveller, a 'larger than life' person and an inventive taxidermist, now regarded as one of Britain's gre…

The History & Symbolism of Freemasonry with Henrik Huthoff

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Sep 7th 2015 - Few societies are shrouded in as much mystery as the Freemasons. Renowned for their secrecy and mystical symbolism as well as pr…

Shoes - From Sport to Sex

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Jul 7th 2015 - Dr Thomas Turner will explore how tennis shoes fit into a wider Victorian world of goods and leisure, and consider what this new…

Bones: Soviet X Ray Discs - Stephen Coates

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Jun 30th 2015 - Many older people in Russia remember seeing strange vinyl type flexi-discs when they were young. The discs had partial images of…

In Fairy Land - Tessa Farmer

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Jun 28th 2015 - On their last visit to 11 Mare Street, in 2011, the Fairies discovered not only an adventure playground, but an armory as well a…

Reda Uogintienė ''Men's Games''

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Jun 28th 2015 - First Uk exhibition of leading Lithuanian Artist Reda Uogintiene, who represented Lithuania at The Venice Biennale in 2011

Austin Spare, Surrealism and the Occult Underground of 1890s & 1990s London

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Jun 23rd 2015 - Nadia Choucha traces the evolution of Surrealist ideas and situates them within the occult currents of fin-de-siècle European cu…

The Politics of Fashion: Tansy Hoskins and the Imperial War Museum

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Jun 16th 2015 - Fashion is often dismissed as superficial and ephemeral, but tonight we look at the economics and politics behind the glamour wi…

Theatre of Fashion Summer Lectures

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Jun 16th 2015 - June 16th - The Politics of Fashion with Tansy Hoskins & The Imperial War Museum's Laura Clouting. July 7th - Shoes - from Spo…

Art & Madness / Victoria Tischler

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Jun 15th 2015 - Why are we so fascinated by the relationship between madness and art? Tonight we look at the origins of the use of art both diag…

Heart, Brain or Mole in a Jar

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Jun 14th 2015 - organ & wet specimen preparation - Heart/Brain or Mole Say That Special Something That Very Special Way Spend Your Afternoon L…

Caspar Henderson - The Book of Barely Imagine Beings

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Jun 14th 2015 - From Axolotl to Zebrafish, meet a world of barely imagined beings: real creatures that are often stranger and more astonishing t…

"A big job for very little cash!" - Pamela Colman Smith: The artist who defined Modern Tarot - CANCELLED!

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Jun 9th 2015 - The Rider-Waite-Smith Tarot deck is one of the most popular Tarot decks in the English-speaking world and has many imitators. I…

Exhibitions - Tessa Farmer - Alasdair Gray - Gunter Grass - Mervyn Peake- Reda Uogintiene

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Jun 7th 2015 - Opening June 28th - In Fairy Land - Tessa Farmer & Reda Uogintiene - Men's Games Opening September 23rd Alasdair Gray = Gun…

Michael Hollingshead: The Man who Turned the World onto LSD

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Jun 1st 2015 - Of all the figures associated with the history of LSD there is none more enigmatic than Michael Hollingshead. Appearing from now…

The Creeping Garden: Slime Moulds and the People Who Love them / Jasper Sharp

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May 26th 2015 - The Creeping Garden: Slime Moulds and the People Who Love them / Jasper Sharp

Tessa Farmer - The Return of The Fairies

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May 23rd 2015 - The Fairies return and take over The Wunderkabinett

Butterfly Preparation & Preservation

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May 21st 2015 - Beginner evening entomological classes in the preparation, setting and preservation of butterflies

Britain's legendary Museum of Witchcraft / Simon Costin

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May 18th 2015 - 18 May Gerald Gardner, Cecil Williamson and The Museum of Witchcraft / Simon Costin

Horlicks and Armageddon - revealing Britain’s secret nuclear survivalists/ Sarah Angliss

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May 12th 2015 - In 1980s Britain, when most people feared Armageddon, a small band of self-styled nuclear survivalists were preparing for it wit…

Gef! The Strange Tale of An Extra Special Talking Mongoose / Christopher Josiffe

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May 11th 2015 - In the early 1930s, an Isle of Man farmer and his family claimed to have held regular conversations with a small weasel-like ani…

Chuy - The Wolf Man - Eva Aridjis

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May 4th 2015 - Special Screening of Eva Aridjis's Extraordinary film - with directors Q & A Jesus "Chuy" Aceves and a dozen members of his ex…

Alasdair Gray, Mervyn Peake & Gunter Grass

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May 2nd 2015 - An exhibition dedicated to three artist contemporaries

Nautical but Nice: Amber Butchart on Sailor Style and Dr Matt Lodder on Tattoos

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Apr 28th 2015 - How did these elements of men’s uniform — created as a spectacular display of sartorial power and military might — cross into wo…

‘Tales of the Marvellous and News of the Strange’ Robert Irwin

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Apr 27th 2015 - Dating from at least a millennium ago, this is the earliest known collection of Arabic stories, surviving in a single ragged man…

Robin Ironside: Portrait of a Neo-Romantic Visionary

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Apr 21st 2015 - Thin, starving, dressed always in black and addicted to Dr. Collis Brown's Chlorodyne, an opium-based medicine, he painted the m…

King Ludwig II: Dandyism, Decadence and Decay

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Apr 20th 2015 - Builder of extravagant palaces, shunning the day in favour of the night, lover of poetry, theatre and opera, Ludwig’s life was t…

Vanished City - Tom Bolton

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Apr 13th 2015 - London is constantly on the move. There is so much change all around us that we scarcely notice it, but among the areas that are…

Mammal Taxidermy - Hedgehog or Puppy

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Apr 12th 2015 - Learn The Craft of Taxidermy and Stuff a Small Mammal - Choose Puppy or Hedgehog Extremely Limited Supply

Richard Kerridge on Reptiles and Amphibians

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Apr 8th 2015 - Richard Kerridge on In Cold Blood - Adventures with Reptiles and Amphibians

Austin Osman Spare

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Apr 7th 2015 - Forgotten and famous at the same time, the artist Austin Osman Spare (1886-1956) was briefly the enfant terrible of the Edwardia…

Unveiling of The Patrons Wall

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Mar 25th 2015 - On The 25th March at 6pm The Patrons Wall Will be Unveiled Honouring Those Who So Generously Pledged To Our Kickstarter Campaign…

Creative Couples: Charlotte and Philip Colbert on Pop Art and Fashion

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Mar 24th 2015 - Philip Colbert was dubbed “the Godson of Andy Warhol” by Andre Leon Talley. & Between Pop Art and Fashion by Geraldine Wharry…

Gavin Turk with Rachel Newsome

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Mar 22nd 2015 - The Artist Gavin Turk in conversation with Rachel Newsome

Anthropomorphic Squirrel Taxidermy

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Mar 21st 2015 - Introductory classes to this fascinating Victoria Craft made Famous By Walter Potter Learn To Stuff Your Very Own Squirrel & Ta…

Story Telling With Viktor Wynd

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Mar 12th 2015 - Grimm Tales From The Brothers Grimm & Dark Tales from The Arabian Nights

Anthropomorphic Crab Taxidermy

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Mar 9th 2015 - Reviving The Lost Victorian Humanising Art of Turning Dead Crustaceans into almost Humans

Surreal England

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Feb 26th 2015 - Leonora Carrington, Pailthorpe & Mednikoff, Robin Ironside & Austin Osman Spare 26th February- 31st May

The Infected Museum

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Feb 26th 2015 - Alastair Mackie, Tessa Farmer, Kate MccGwire, Mat Killick, Theatre of Dolls, Paul Hazleton, Stephen Wright, Magnus Irvin, Shezad…

Viktor Wynd's Guided Tour of His Museum

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Feb 26th 2015 - Join the founder of The Museum for a personal & Intimate tour of his Museum

Richard Anderson - Tailoring for The 21st Century

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Feb 24th 2015 - Richard Anderson runs the leading independent bespoke tailoring house on Savile Row, this lecture is generously supported by Vi…

Anthropomorphic Mouse/Rat Taxidermy

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Feb 21st 2015 - Beginner evening & weekend classes - Learn from the experts teaching Mouse Taxidermy since 2009 £50 or 2 for £70

Fox/Deer/Goat & Snake Taxidermy

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Feb 17th 2015 - Learn to stuff a Fox, Snake or Deer & Goat Shoulder Mount & Take it home with you

Anthropomorpic Mole Taxidermy

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Feb 14th 2015 - Learn To Taxidermy & Then Take Home a Mole in a Curious & Anthropomorphic Manner £50 for one ticket £70 for two

Bird Taxidermy - Crows to Canaries

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Jan 24th 2015 - Learn to prepare and stuff either a crow or a small bird £150 or 2 for £250 Crow £100 or 2 for £180 Small Bird

The Viktor Wynd Museum of Curiosities Kickstarter Appeal

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Nov 30th 2014 - The Society's Museum Is Almost Finished - Almost... Please help turn our Dream into a Reality, This Is Your Society, Your Museum…