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Hastings Tapestry exhibition

Hastings Tapestry exhibition near Winchelsea, East Sussex

Below are upcoming Hastings Tapestry exhibition events happening in Winchelsea and the surrounding area. You can add your own events here.

Past Hastings Tapestry exhibition near Winchelsea, East Sussex

Below are past that have already happened in Winchelsea and the surrounding area. You can add your own events here.

October 2019

Hastings Tapestry Exhibition

Exhibition
Hastings Tapestry Exhibition
Saturday, 12th October 2019, 11:00am
to Sunday, 13th October 2019, 3:00pm
(2 day event)
Bridgepoint Rye
Rock Channel
Rye
TN31 7DE
bridgepointrye.com

This month is your last chance to visit the Hastings Tapestry Exhibition which will be open to the public on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 October.

This immersive exhibition showcasing the ‘Hastings Tapestry’ has been commissioned for the 900th anniversary of the Battle of Hastings.

This remarkable 275 ft long embroidery consists of 27 panels created by The Royal School of Needlework, showing 81 significant events in British History from 1066 until 1966.

This feat of artistic excellence has languished in storage for decades and in previous years was exhibited at the original Hastings Pier.

Open 11am to 3pm
Admission: Adults £3, children FREE

Tickets available online from http://bit.ly/2oZqUOV
or on the door.

September 2019

Hastings Tapestry exhibition

Exhibition
Hastings Tapestry exhibition
Saturday, 14th September 2019, 11:00am
to Sunday, 15th September 2019, 3:00pm
(2 day event)
Bridgepoint Rye
Rock Channel
Rye
TN31 7DE
bridgepointrye.com

Hastings Tapestry 27 panels made in 1966 by Royal Society Embroiderers to commemorate the 900th anniversary battle of Hastings. This has been reimagined by Director, Tim Hopkins and is set amongst a new piece of music and film.

This exhibition marks the beginning of its development with a unique, immersive exhibition showcasing the ‘Hastings Tapestry’, commissioned for the 900th anniversary of the Battle of Hastings. This remarkable 275 ft long embroidery consists of 27 panels created by The Royal School of Needlework, showing 81 significant events in British History from 1066 until 1966. This feat of artistic excellence has languished in storage for decades and in previous years was exhibited at the original Hastings Pier.

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