Stowe House and Landscape Gardens: Review of the Restoration
Stowe House is nearing the end of a £20 million restoration project. The focus of Summer 2012 is the Paul Mellon Estate/WMF - funded conservation of the eighteenth-century Music Room, with a complete array of elegant and amusing Pompeian mural paintings by Vincenzo Valdre. This day combines glorious landscape with art-historical richness and conservation expertise in the house. Refreshments are accompanied by eighteenth-century music.
Members £55, non-members £65 Includes refreshments throughout the day and transfers from Milton Keynes train station.