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Talk, Thu 6 Dec 2018, free entry

Contact

The National Archives

Address

Ruskin Avenue,
Kew,
Richmond, Surrey,
TW9 4DU

Details

Emily Pringle, Head of Learning Practice and Research at Tate, will draw on recent research undertaken as part of her AHRC Leadership Fellowship to explore how museum professionals undertake research in their institutions. Recognising that barriers exist currently, this talk will highlight the value of practitioner-led collaborative research and outline what conditions are needed to enable practitioner researchers to thrive.

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Event details

Dates Times
Thu 6 Dec 2018 13:00 to 14:00

Prices

Free entry

Location

Directions

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Map reference: TQ 152728  Lat: 51.44326 Long: -0.34244

Car : The National Archives is half a mile south of Kew Bridge, on the South Circular Road, A 205. Junction 2 of the M4 motorway is about one and a half miles away. There are 116 spaces in our car park which are free (on a first-come, first-served basis) to researchers using The National Archives. The car park is open from 08:30 to 19:00.
Train : The nearest station to the Kew office is Kew Gardens (Underground - District line and Railway - Silverlink Metro / North London line). Kew Gardens is in both zone 3 and 4, and the journey from central London to Kew takes about 40 minutes. It is a short walk from the station via Ruskin Avenue to The National Archives.
Other convenient railway stations for The National Archives at Kew are Richmond (Travel one stop from there to Kew Gardens) and Kew Bridge (a 15-20 minute walk to us).
Bus: The R68 bus route ends by the entrance to The National Archives, and the 65 and 391 bus routes run along Kew Road.
For further information visit www.tfl.gov.uk


Parking: free

Facilities

  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets