Travels along the Silk Road.
Sir Terence Clark, Ex-diplomat, will present a liberally illustrated narrative of travels over the past 15 years from Baku to Xian to explore some of the historic features of the Silk Road in Central Asia and to meet some of the colourful people who live there today. The ulterior motive was to gather scientific data on the native hunting hounds along the way
25 January 2017
Where: The Royal Astronomical Society, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1
Lecture starts at 1.15pm and ends around 2.30pm.
A sandwich lunch is available from 12.30pm and must be booked via the office by 12.30pm two days before (48 hours in advance). As the lunch will be provided by an outside caterer, lunches booked must be paid for whether or not the member or guest subsequently attends.
Tickets: Free. Open to Members and their guests
Sikunder Burnes: Master of the ‘Great Game’
Where: The Royal Asiatic Society, 14 Stephenson Way, London NW1 2HD [Nearest Underground Stations Euston Square or Warren Street]
Lecture starts at 1.15pm and ends around 2.30pm. A sandwich lunch is available from 12.30pm and must be booked via the office by 2.30pm the day before.
Tickets: Free: Members and their guests only.Find out more > Show me all upcoming events