Bones: After Hours Talks

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Enjoy special after hours access and talks inspired by our Bones exhibition



Friday 28 April

Friday 12 May

Visitor information


5.30 - 7.30pm


Talks in the Clore Suite. Please feel free to explore the exhibition from 5.30-6pm


You decide! Book your free ticket online then pay what you want on the night.

These events have a limited capacity and you must book a ticket online in advance.

Book your place online


Join us after hours for grown-up talks inspired by the new family exhibition Bones: Skeleton Secrets of the Animal World.

You'll enjoy a private view of the exhibition and special bone-themed talks from expert speakers.

Guest speakers

Unfortunately, Friday 7 April's planned talk has been cancelled. We're sorry for any disappointment caused.

Friday 28 April

  • Dr Jenny Walsh (University of Sheffield) - 'The living skeleton'
  • Dr Christy Ducker (Newcastle
    University Institute for Creative Arts Practice) - Poetry Reading

Friday 12 May

  • Professor Drew Rowan (Newcastle University) - 'Unravelling cartilage destruction in arthritis'
  • Professor Mark Wilkinson (University of Sheffield) - 'Patient decision aids for joint replacement