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Dr Dresser's Dream

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Wednesday, 13 June 2018
6:00pm - 7:30pm

The Bridge Centre for Visual Arts
Yarm Road,

Event Cost: £Free

Dorman Museum is giving a free talk on one of the pioneers of independent design this Summer at The Bridge

A pioneer of independent design, Christopher Dresser was a designer and design theorist, and is today widely accepted as one of the first and most important independent designers.

The Dorman Museum, of Middlesbrough, will deliver a talk about his life and work.

Places for this event are limited, so please book early to avoid disappointment.

For all bookings, please e-mail us:

To learn more about the Dorman Museum, you can visit their website.

Getting to The Bridge

The Bridge Centre
Yarm Road

The Bridge is a short drive from Darlington Town Centre, with free parking available on-site and in the surrounding area.

There is also a covered space to store bicycles.

Getting here by Bus

A number of Arriva buses stop outside The Bridge, including numbers: 2, 3B and 12

Getting here by Train

We're a ten minute walk from Darlington Train Station. From the Yarm Road entrance to the station, turn right onto Yarm Road (walking away from the town centre), and follow the road towards the corner of Hundens Lane.

Accessible Facilities

Our building is fully accessible including disabled facilities.
Dropped curbs are in use in the surrounding area for wheelchair access to the building.

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If you have any queries about The Bridge, we encourage you to get in touch using the details below:

Phone: 01325 243864
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