The Magic of Ancient Egypt

Andrew Gill , a magic lantern showman transports us back to Victorian England with a presentation of his authentic Victorian magic lantern.

The show uses an original magic lantern (the predecessor of the modern slide projector) and glass slides This show features  recently discovered images of ancient Egypt

With Dr Joanne Backhouse

Image Credit : Magic lantern slide of an imaginary Ancient Egyptian scene. Washington State History Museum, item C1975.26.18g

Part of our Evening Talks Programme. Evening talks are for members, for the Magic Lantern show non-members are welcome for a fee of £10 on the door. If you are interested in becoming a member in aid of The Atkinson’s Development Trust, please click here.

+ View Google map
Loading Map....