Sheldon Tapestry Map: daily talks

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TALK

Sheldon Tapestry Map talks

 Every weekday  

  11.30am – 12pm  

  Admission free

Sheldon Tapestry Map talks

As part of our Talking Maps exhibition, join a member of the Bodleian Library's Map Room as they talk about the background of the Sheldon Tapestry Map of Oxfordshire and answer questions. The map is on display in Blackwell Hall in the Weston Library.

Talks take place every weekday between 11.30am–12pm.

 Location

Blackwell Hall, Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BG

 Wheelchair access

The Weston Library is wheelchair accessible.

 Admission

Admission free

 Speaker

A member of the Bodleian's Map Room team

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Abstract map art

Talking Maps

   5 July 2019 - 8 March 2020

Every map tells a story. Talking Maps is a celebration of maps and what they tell us about the places they depict and the people that make and use them.

Drawing on the Bodleian's unparalleled collection of more than 1.5 million maps, this exhibition brings together an extraordinary selection of ancient, pre-modern and contemporary maps from a range of cultures and in a variety of formats as well as showcasing fascinating imaginary, fictional and war maps.

Read more

 

 

Gifts & Images

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Front cover and spine of a book

£35

Talking Maps

Front cover of a book

£12.00

Fifty Maps and the Stories they Tell

Black-and-white image on a mug

£12.00

Panorama of London Mug

A glasses case and lens cloth with map print

£12.00

Oxford Map Glasses Case and Lens Cloth

 

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