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Plants of the Qur’an


Jun 22 2024 - Sep 08 2024

About The Event


Cartwright Hall Art Gallery
Lister Park, Bradford BD9 4NS

The paintings presented in this exhibition depict plants mentioned in the text of the Holy Qur’ān.

It is the culmination of a research project lasting several years, undertaken by Kew scientists Dr Shahina Ghazanfar and Dr Shirley Sherwood, and botanical artist Sue Wickison.

The exhibition Plants of the Qur’an was first shown at The Shirley Sherwood Gallery at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew in 2023.

May Half-term with Bradford District Museums & Galleries

Looking for something to do  over half term? 
Have a look at our families events – follow the links for more information

28th May Dreams and Songs to sing
Cartwright Hall
Meet author Richard O’Neill for traditional stories and handicrafts

29th May –
Put yourself in the picture
Bradford Industrial Museum
Visit our “Bairds TV” display, help to make an old fashioned TV and become a news presenter or star in an advert!

30th MayLocal Myths and Legends
Bolling Hall
Listen to traditional stories and design a mythical creature.

1st June Within Nature
Cliffe Castle
Meet the artists & take part in associated family activities.