Free Lecture – 26 October – Matthew & Christopher Wren

Free Lecture – 26 October – Matthew & Christopher Wren

On Wednesday 26 October 2011 Dr John Adamson will give the Bond Memorial Lecture on ‘Sacred Space and Sacred Monarchy in Early Stuart England: the projects of Deans Matthew and Christopher Wren’. The brothers were Deans of Windsor during the reign of King Charles 1; Matthew Wren from 1627 and Christopher Wren from 1635.

The portrait shows Dean Christopher Wren (father of the famous architect) with the Register of the Order of the Garter suspended on a chain around his neck.

Admission to the lecture is free. Applications (listing the names of all those who wish to attend) should be sent to:

The Chapter Office
Windsor Castle
Berkshire
SL4 1NJ

accompanied by a s.a.e by no later than Wednesday 12 October.

Please bring photo I.D. with you on the evening.

We regret there is no parking available. Entry from 6.30pm.

The Queen's Free Chapel. The Chapel of the Most Honourable and Noble Order of the Garter. The Chapel of the College of St George.