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ART APPRECIATION BIRMINGHAM ART APPRECIATION LIVERPOOL Discover the exhibits of Walsall's New Art Gallery The Albert Dock, Liverpool Art Treasures of Birmingham From the Pre-Raphaelites to Epstein, explore some of the important art collections in and around Birmingham. Liverpool's Art Collections Discover some of Liverpool's diverse art collections and galleries, plus talks from your expert host and a guided tour of the city. HALF BOARD HALF BOARD ^ 4 nights from 419 4 nights from 419^ Departing: May 10, June 7, July 12, September 6 and October 4, 2018. Holiday code: AT007. Single rooms at no extra cost, subject to availability All breakfasts and dinners Welcome drink Three excursions with six visits Two talks Expert host and Saga representative Porterage in your hotel Cancellation rights. l l l l l l Departing: May 13, June 17, July 15, August 12, September 16 and October 7, 2018. Holiday code: AT082. Single rooms at no extra cost, subject to availability All breakfasts and dinners Six visits Three talks Expert host and Saga representative Welcome drink Porterage at your hotel Cancellation rights. l l l l l l Your programme Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery: Visit this famous museum and art gallery and discover one of the world's most important Pre-Raphaelite collection. Birmingham Cathedral: See the stunning stained glass windows designed by Burne-Jones and produced by William Morris & Co. The New Art Gallery, Walsall: Visit this contemporary gallery, particularly famed for its collection formed by the widow of sculptor Jacob Epstein and including works by Van Gogh, Monet, Picasso, Freud and Epstein. The Barber Institute of Fine Art: Home to a small but remarkable collection of European fine art, housed in a fine art deco building. Wightwick Manor: Owned by the National Trust, this Aesthetic Movement house contains an important Pre-Raphaelite and Arts and Crafts collection. Wolverhampton Art Gallery: This handsome gallery is noted for its pop art collection, regarded as one of the most important in the country and including works by Lichtenstein, Warhol and Paolozzi. Visit saga.co.uk/birmingham-art Hallmark Hotel Birmingham Strathallan QQQQ. This 4-star, stylish and contemporary hotel is located in Edgbaston, close to the city centre. Amenities include a brasserie, lounge bar, gym, free Wi-Fi and car parking. The hotel has 135 bedrooms. To find out more visit saga.co.uk/birmingham-art Your programme Look forward to a holiday enriched with fascinating talks and excursions to the venues below. Because your art gallery visits are unguided, you can decide what you'd like to see most and explore independently. Three full-day excursions are included with visits to: Liverpool Tate Gallery: See works from the Tate Collection plus pieces by Lucian Freud and David Hockney. Lady Lever Art Gallery: Famed for its 18th-century British paintings, furniture and Wedgwood, plus Chinese porcelain, tapestries, embroideries and classical antiquities. Walker Art Gallery: Works by Degas and Rembrandt, as well as modern British art by Lucian Freud and Gilbert and George. Chester Cathedral Enjoy a tour of this beautiful Cathedral, taking in the stained glass, 14th century choir stalls, nave and fascinating history and architecture. Anthony Gormley's Another Place at Crosby Beach: Marvel at the 100 6'2" tall cast-iron figures created by the Angel of the North sculptor. Liverpool tour: Enjoy an informative guided tour of the city and Cathedrals in the company of a local expert. Crowne Plaza Liverpool John Lennon Airport QQQQ From the vintage aircraft outside to its Art Deco styling, enjoy the unique character of this 4-star hotel, converted from what was the airport terminal. Situated seven miles from Liverpool centre, the hotel has 164 bedrooms. To find out more visit saga.co.uk/northwestart ^All prices are s per person based on two people sharing, are subject to availability and may change. Current prices will be confirmed at the time of booking. See enclosed Essential Information. Single rooms: There are a limited number of single rooms at no extra cost, subject to availability. After this a supplement may apply. TRAVEL INFORMATION: We can arrange your travel. Please call for details. For the latest prices and offers, visit saga.co.uk/holidays ^All prices are s per person based on two people sharing, are subject to availability and may change. Current prices will be confirmed at the time of booking. See enclosed Essential Information. Single rooms: There are a limited number of single rooms at no extra cost, subject to availability. After this a supplement may apply. TRAVEL INFORMATION: We can arrange your travel. Please call for details. For the latest prices and offers, visit saga.co.uk/holidays 48 To book see page 70 and call FREE on 0800 074 8021 or visit saga.co.uk/specialinterests