Sun, 09 Jun|
SOLD OUT British Museum English Magic Tour
SOLD OUT The British Museum is an icon in British occultism: from the 1880s on, magicians met in the reading room, studied and translated seminal texts, and saw pagan deities in the galleries.
Time & Location
09 Jun 2019, 10:55 – 14:00
Montague Place, Montague Pl, Bloomsbury, London WC1E, UK
About The Event
The British Museum is an icon in British occultism: from the 1880s on, magicians met in the reading room, studied and translated seminal texts, and saw pagan deities in the galleries. Inspired by manuscripts and finds from around the world and from Britain, they created systems of magic that flourished and grew. This tour takes you around the museum, exhiits which illustrate the highlights of the occult revival. Caroline Wise Wise is a longstanding London esotericist and a consummate raconteur. Max 15 people.
Mobility alert: three hours walking and standing, no break.
Time: Meet 10.55 for prompt 11 am departure
Place: Meet outside the British Museum North Entrance, Montague Place WC1E 7JW. Look for guide holding sign, on the pavement by the path to security tent
Occult British Museum Tour. Meet 10.50 am for prompt 11 am start. Meet in Montague Place, the street of the museum’s north entrance, look for guide holding sign on pavement near path to the security tent. No latecomers may join the tour.