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Audio-Described Painted Hall Ceiling Tour

20 January 11:30 - 12:30
Organized by: Old Royal Naval College
The Painted Hall
Old Royal Naval College
SE10 9NN

Ascend 60 feet and uncover the secrets of Britain’s largest painted ceiling.


Painted between 1707 and 1726, the Painted Hall at the Old Royal Naval College hides many surprises. Currently undergoing a major conservation project, this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the drama of this vast baroque masterpiece up close. 


Take an hour long ceiling tour via a special observation deck and discover the painting’s mysteries as they are revealed for the first time in half a century.


This audio-description tour is suitable for blind and partially-sighted visitors. The tour is delivered by an expert Tour Guide and includes a series of tactile objects.


Cost: £5, plus one accompanying person for free. 


Please check the Old Royal Naval College website for further information.