Viktor Wynd's Guided Tours

Join the reclusive Viktor Wynd on a journey into the bowels of the earth and his basement museum.

DETAILS

Jan 11th 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Jan 25th 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Feb 8th 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Feb 22nd 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Mar 8th 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Mar 22nd 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Apr 26th 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
May 10th 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
May 24th 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Jun 7th 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Jun 21st 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

The Viktor Wynd Museum of Curiosities, Fine Art & Natural History, London

11 Mare Street, E84RP

£10 or £16 for Two Tickets

£5 extra for a pizza in the museum afterwards (pre booking only)

Including a Hendricks G&T

DESCRIPTION

Join the reclusive Viktor Wynd on a journey into the bowels of the earth and his basement museum.  See things that no one else sees, or notices, hear how he collected dodo bones and shrunken heads, extinct bird feathers, old master etchings and more.  Mr.Wynd has been described as 'a sick orchid' by John Waters, ' a true exquisite' by Derren Brown' & as 'one of the great latter-day collectors' by The Times Literary Supplement and guarantees that no two tours will ever be the same as  he attempts to explain the origin of the idea and tell you what it is all about, he will ramble from subject to subject, object to object and vaingloriously explain all the obscure objects of his desire.


watch a video of Viktor Wynd giving a lecture about his book & museum here


2017 tour dates  11th & 25th january, 8th & 22nd February, 8th & 22nd march, 26th April, 10th & 24th May, 7th & 21st June


Tours Start at 6:30 sharp, cost £10 each or two for £16 & include a Hendrick's G&T, for an extra £5(pre booked only)  you can enjoy a pizza in the museum afterwards

 

All Upcoming Events

 

Cocktail Masterclass

Get Behind The Bar & Learn To Make (& Drink) Four Classic Cocktails with Our In-House Mixologists

Feb 16th 2017 - Dec 31st 2017

Menagerie at The Museum - a Petting Zoo

Living Animals Invade The Wunderkabinett - Pet a Python, Fondle a Frog, Touch a Tarantula, cuddle a Chameleon & more in a educational display

Mar 3rd 2017 - Dec 31st 2017

Austin Osman Spare

Private View May 9th Exhibition May-September 2017

May 9th 2017 - Sep 30th 2017

Empire of Booze: A History of the British Empire Told Through Drink

Join The Last Tuesday Society as we toast to the Empire of Booze, raising our glasses to a history of the British Empire told through drink and author Henry Jeffreys.

Jul 11th 2017 - Jul 11th 2017

Stories on a Sunday With Giles Abbott

Join Master Storyteller Giles Abbott and just twelve guests around the Sarcophagus in Lion's Chamber of Our Museum's Wunderkabinnet for Monthly Storytelling evenings

Mar 12th 2017 - Jul 9th 2017

Story Time with Viktor Wynd

Join Viktor Wynd, for a night of Tall Tales from The Brother's Grimm, The Arabian Nights or Ireland accompanied by a Glass of The World's Most Unusual Gin (& T)

Jan 24th 2017 - Jun 20th 2017

Tattoo: An Art History with Dr Matt Lodder

Paired with Navy Strength Rum

Jun 6th 2017 - Jun 6th 2017

Stuffed Animals: A Modern Guide to Taxidermy

Join us for an evening of wonder and curiosity, art and science, to celebrate the release of a fascinating new book on the art of taxidermy by New York City taxidermists Divya Anantharaman and Katie Innamorato.

Apr 25th 2017 - Apr 25th 2017

Société Drink & Draw

Absinthe & l'Androgynie

Apr 18th 2017 - Apr 18th 2017

Sebastian Horsley: Dandy in the Underworld

with Fenella Hitchcock

Apr 11th 2017 - Apr 11th 2017

Leonora Carrington - The Viktor Wynd Collection

An Exhibition of 35 works by the Anglo-Mexican Surrealist from The Viktor Wynd Collection generously supported by Hendrick's Gin.

Sep 17th 2016 - Apr 6th 2017

A Society Séance with Philipp Oberlohr

An Interactive Illusion of the Greatest Kind + Victorian-era Cocktails to Pair

Apr 4th 2017 - Apr 4th 2017

Ghosts In The Making - Paul Hazelton

For The Hendrick's Commission 2016 Paul Hazelton Fills the Wunderkabinett with Ghostly Figures made of Dust

Sep 17th 2016 - Mar 31st 2017