Catherine Place seemed a suitable address  for Catherine’s Cultural Wednesday to visit, tucked in the corner is the Delfina Foundation.  It is here that Spanish heiress Delfina Entrecanales has brought a house to provide accommodation…

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Companies are big buyers of art and have been since the fifteenth century when the Monte dei Paschi bank in Siena started a collection that still thrives today.  Chances are that if you find yourself…

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My Great Aunt Edith gave me a string of pearls when I was nine.  I was transfixed by their subtle gleam but not allowed to wear them until I was older.  When nothing else quite cuts…

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Hidden deep below the Guildhall Art Gallery are the remains of London’s Roman Amphitheatre.  Even more exciting is that you can visit for FREE. Back in AD70 work began on constructing a wooden arena, then…

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Sir John Soane’s Museum sticks out, literally sticks out a good foot from the rest of buildings surrounding it on Lincolns Inn Fields.  The man who designed the Bank of England was determined that his…

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