News & Events

The Inaugural Sampson Shelton Lecture

The Inaugural Sampson Shelton Lecture

28 June 2021

For the first time in 2021, on the 28th June the Clockmakers’ Company will come together to celebrate Benefactors’ Day

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Into the Second Year at West Dean

Into the Second Year at West Dean

01 June 2021

"The happiest I’ve ever been"

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Supporting the Future of Hand Engraving

Supporting the Future of Hand Engraving

28 April 2021

On Wednesday 28th April the Master hosted a Zoom call to present a grant of £3,000 to the Hand Engravers Association of Great Britain...

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UCLO visit

UCLO visit

23 April 2021

On Friday 23 April 2021, The Master and just over 20 members from both the UK and USA were given a virtual tour of our affiliate, the University College London Observatory

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Painting Time lecture

Painting Time lecture

13 April 2021

This talk explored one of the most compelling aspects of painting; how artists over the centuries have faced the challenge of representing time in all its different dimensions - experiential, physical, biological and spiritual - in a medium that is characterised by stillness, with works by Leonardo da Vinci, Edvard Munch, Marc Chagall, Salvador Dali and Pablo Picasso.

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Volunteer led tours of the museum

Volunteer led tours of the museum

Join one of the expert volunteers who will guide you around our amazing collection and some of the stories they tell