On Wednesday 11 October World Monuments Fund Britain is holding a celebration event at the Wallace Collection, marking 20 years of restoration at Stowe House.
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The event is sold out but you can still get involved!
In the week leading up to the event we are running a silent auction with exclusive cultural heritage experiences available, including private tours of Strata Florida Abbey, Strawberry Hill and Wentworth Woodhouse. You can also purchase signed books by friends of WMF Britain such as Mary Beard, Peter Frankopan and John Julius Norwich, and other exclusive items including a ceiling patera cast from Stowe House and framed photographic prints from our archive.
All proceeds will go towards the ongoing activities of World Monuments Fund Britain, as we work to sustain a beautiful and useful historic environment for future generations, and continuing our work at Stowe House.
To see our full list of auction lots and to bid, please visit our auction site
Bidding will close at 10.30pm on Wednesday 11 October.