(Talk) Dr Ben Marsh, Unravelled Dreams: The Challenges of Growing Silk in New Worlds 1500-1840

University of Kent lecturer Ben Marsh explores the varied efforts to grow silk in Northern Europe and the Americas. In this talk Dr Marsh will concentrate particularly on attempts in England and those involving Huguenot connections, explaining how and why they so often failed.

6.30 pm. Doors to the museum open

Pricing Information

£6 Ticket includes museum admission.