The AC Library’s Exhibition: 'The Golden and Silver Ages of Mountaineering 1855-1900' has opened at the Frenchay Village Museum.
The exhibition includes: photographs, first edition books, archives and artefacts highlighting the climbing partnerships between AC members and AC members' expeditions from the 1870s as far afield as the Caucasus and the Karakoram Himalayas and viewing is highly recommended.
(l-r) Hywel Lloyd, Barbara Grigor-Taylor and Tony Westcott setting up the exhibition at the Frenchay Village Museum.
At: Frenchay Village Museum, 1 Begbrook Park, Winterbourne, Bristol BS16 1SZ
From: 7 January to 29 March 2017
Opening hours: Saturday & Sunday, 2pm-5pm, and Wednesday, 1pm-4pm.
Lecture: 9th March - A lecture on the exhibition, by ACL Chairman, Hywel Lloyd, at a venue near the museum DETAILS HERE