Feed the World: Food and Money in the 20th Century | University of Oxford

Feed the World: Food and Money in the 20th Century

Event date
30 Jul 2019 to 15 Dec 2019
Event time
10:00 - 17:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
OX1 2PH
Venue details

Gallery 7

Event type
Exhibitions
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Not required

This display explores the complex relationship between food and money by taking a closer look at the Food and Agriculture Organization’s ‘Food for All’ programme. Learn how monetary and numismatic objects such as coins, banknotes, and tokens related to food in the 20th century, and why this was important.