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Summer Lecture Series - Lecture Three
Wed 14 June 2017, 12:00 – 13:00 BST
The Avian Tree of Life, by Dr Gavin Thomas
Dr Gavin Thomas, zoologist at the University of Sheffield, explores the tree of life of birds with particular focus on the role that natural history collections continue to play in understanding avian evolutionary history.
The lecture will last for around 1 hour and your ticket allows you entrance into the Hall, Gardens and Grounds for the entire day, 11am until 4pm. There is an option to purchase tickets for all four lectures at a discounted price. The three other lectures are;
Sunday 7th May at 2pm - Francis Willughby - His Life and Legacy, by Dr Dorothy Johnston
Wednesday 24th May at 12 noon – Francis Willughby’s European Field Trip, by Professor Mark Greengrass
Sunday 16th July at 2pm – Francis Willughby and the Study of Birds, by Professor Tim Birkhead
Please select the correct ticket type carefully before booking.