A Journey from London to Constantinople: a Victorian Lantern Slide Performance with Music | University of Oxford

A Journey from London to Constantinople: a Victorian Lantern Slide Performance with Music

With Dr Sally Crawford, Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Archaeology, and Dr Katharina Ulmschneide, Senior Research Fellow,
11:00 - 12:00
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Lectures and seminars
Free
Yes
Not required

In late Victorian England, lantern slides were a popular entertainment, revealing an otherwise unseen world of art, architecture, history, and travel. This performance takes you on a trip through the past, from London to Constantinople, with live musical accompaniment.