The Alpine Club, the world’s first mountaineering club, was founded in 1857.  For over 150 years, members have been at the leading edge of worldwide mountaineering development and exploration. 

With membership, experienced and aspiring alpinists benefit from a varied meets programme, regional lectures with notable guest speakers, reduced rates at many alpine huts, opportunity to apply for grants to support expeditions, significant discounts at many UK retailers, extensive networking contacts, access to the AC Library and maps - and more! 

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Montagna - the Art of Riccarda de Eccher
From Tuesday 11 September 2018
To Tuesday 11 December 2018
Tuesday 11 September 2018

Born in Bolzano and growing up in Udine, Italy, Riccarda de Eccher  only started creating art in her forties. Now she is well known for her realistic and insightful depictions of mountains in the Italian Alps.


Location London
55/56 Charlotte Road