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Great Exhibition of the North - NHSN Members Exclusive Access Evening

Lithograph drawn from 'Struggle with the Quarry' by John Hancock © NHSN

Monday 16 July, 6.30 – 8.00pm

A chance to enjoy the special exhibitions that showcase innovation from the North after all the crowds have left for the day. Items from the NHSN collections and archive are included in the exhibitions, including the magnificent Gyrfalcon ‘The Struggle with the Quarry’ by John Hancock, celebrated when it was part of the Great Exhibition in 1851 for how lifelike his preservation technique was.