Family Poetry Afternoon

Venue: Cowper & Newton MuseumCowper & Newton Museum
Date: 23 Sep 2018
Time: 12:00 to - 15:00

Come along to our family friendly afternoon and find out more about the local poet who inspired the Romantic Poets
Special event in collaboration with MK Lit Fest & The Open University

  • Follow our Treasure Hunt to discover the places and objects around and beyond the house which gave William ideas for his poetry
  • Bring your picnic to enjoy in the gardens or gazebo
  • Beware the Viper ..!  Join our Poetry Inspiration Short Tour for adults & children @ 1.15 only 15 places available Bookable at or on the day
  • Follow in the footsteps of William Cowper around the local area in a talk & presentation by Prof Nicola Watson of the Open University @ 2.00 only 16 places available (also suitable for children 9+). Bookable at or on the day
  • And if inspired, why not take the opportunity to be creative yourself?

Keep up to date with MK Lit Fest 2018 at 21 – 24 September 2018.