Described Gallery Tour for Visually Impaired Adults

Described Gallery Tour for Visually Impaired Adults

7 Jun 2022


Royal West of England Academy, Queen’s Road, Clifton Bristol BS8 1PX




7 Jun 2022

Tuesday 7 June 2022, 3pm 

This tour will be exploring the exhibition, Me, Myself, I: Artists' Self Portraits led by our experienced facilitator, Sarah Kelly, alongside gallery staff and volunteers. These tours explore the work in current exhibitions and usually there are some works that artists have given special permission to be touched. 

Each session will focus on a different selection of art works, will include time for group discussion. Refreshments will be provided. You are welcome to bring a companion and/or guide dog. 

An introduction to the RWA is available in braille and large print.  

Upcoming date: 
Tuesday 16 August 3pm in person at RWA - Earth: Digging Deep In British Art 1781-2022

These sessions are free. To reserve a place please email



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