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The 2021 Milton Lecture: Museums as “the true teachers of a free people”

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Duration: 1:00:10 | Added: 18 Oct 2021
In this lecture, Dr Tristram Hunt (Director of the V and A Museum), discussed the role of public museums in creating our culture and described how, despite its origins rooted in Empire, monarchy, and high Victorian capitalism.

The collections of the Victoria and Albert Museum tell a fascinating story of civic republicanism.

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