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24th Jan / 2019
Vist to Freemasons' Hall

60 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B 5AZ Thursday, 24 January 2019 2pm - 4pm

© The Library and Museum of Freemasonry 2004 - For more information about the Library and Museum of Freemasonry, please visit http://freemasonry.london.museum/

 

Freemasons' Hall in London is the headquarters of the United Grand Lodge of England and the Supreme Grand Chapter of Royal Arch Masons of England, as well as being a meeting place for many Masonic Lodges in the London area.  A Masonic meeting place since 1775 there have been three Masonic buildings on the site, with the current incarnation being opened in 1933.

The group will have privileged access to the collection of 18th and 19th century masonic thrones held in the museum and will have the opportunity to view the ceremonial areas with the Curator including the Grand Temple and view a newly created replica of Sir John Soane's design for the 'Ark of the Masonic Covenant'. There will also be a short introduction by Master's graduate Kathryn Haddock whose dissertation was on Masonic Ceremonial Chairs. 

COST: £28

LIMIT: 20 members

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS:  Friday, 14 December 2018

Contact events@furniturehistorysociety.org to register interest.

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