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Exhibition, Sat 10 May - Sun 27 Jul 2014

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Teddy Bear Story

Teddy Bear Story

The Beaney House of Art & Knowledge

The Beaney House of Art & Knowledge

© Guy Gardener
Materials and Masters Gallery

Materials and Masters Gallery

© Tim Stubbings

Contact

The Beaney House of Art and Knowledge

01227 862162

Address

18 High Street,
Canterbury,
CT1 2RA

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 17 Jan - Sun 31 Aug Investigating Portraits family trail
Thu 1 May - Wed 31 Dec Armchair Artist Residency
Sat 10 May - Sun 27 Jul Teddy Bear Story
Sat 12 Jul - Sun 24 Aug Robert Jarvis: aroundNorth
Sat 26 Jul - Sun 24 Aug Display Space
Sat 2 Aug It'll Be Over by Christmas

Details

'Teddy Bear Story' celebrates the special toys that have been childhood companions to millions of people. The exhibition traces the history of teddy bears, and investigates the world-wide production and success of this favourite toy.

Well-known bears feature, from folk and fairy stories to picture books, film and television, along with some teddies that have their own personal stories to tell.

Exhibition organised by the V&A Museum of Childhood, London.

For further details see www.thebeaney.co.uk

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 10 May - Sun 27 Jul 2014
Located in the Special Exhibitions Room.

Prices

Pay What You Can*

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Location

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Map reference: TR 148578  Lat: 51.27968 Long: 1.07946

Located in the high street adjacent to Best Lane.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Canterbury West station

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