James Watt was one of the first Wardens of the Birmingham Assay Office, established in 1773. To celebrate Watt 2019 the Assay Office is opening the doors to its important private collections. Curator Craig O Donnell will deliver a brief talk before inviting visitors to view the impressive array of silver and coins and medals from the Soho Mint. Private Assay Office Ledgers and books not normally accessible will also be on display.
Cost: £10 including drinks on arrival. Limited places, booking essential
This event is organised by the Birmingham Assay Office