The Lost City of Z: Secrets of the Fawcett Archive

The Lost City of Z: Secrets of the Fawcett Archive
Torquay Museum

When: 25 October 2017 to 28 April 2018
Where: Perigal Room, Torquay Museum
Time: 10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Cost: Admission Fees Apply
Suitable for: Any age

For the first time a substantial exhibition on the legendary Torquay-born explorer, Col. Percy Harrison Fawcett, will chart his incredible search for 'The Lost City of Z' in the Amazon jungle.  The exhibition will show facinating items from the Museum's archive - many for the first time.  There will also be props and costumes from the recently released and critically acclaimed Hollywod film, 'The Lost City of Z' which brought Col. Percy Fawcett's story to a wide audience. This exhibition has been made possible by a Heritage Lottery Fund, Sharing Heritage grant.

See the events page for talks workshops and film showings a part of our Explorer's Season.

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