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Conan Doyle Events

Start Date End Date Event
June 2013
26/06/2013 26/06/2013 St John's College Apollo Society presents Sherlock Holmes, 18:00. See What's new for more information.
25/06/2013 25/06/2013 Sherlock Holmes Film. Square Tower. 20:30
24/06/2013 24/06/2013 Sherlock Holmes Day!. Make A Detective Mask.
23/06/2013 23/06/2013 Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Walk. 16:30
March 2013
20/03/2013 30/12/2014 Calling all volunteers! If you would like to volunter for Sharing Sherlock, please visit the Whats New page, to the left of this messge!
20/03/2013 30/12/2014 Calling all community groups and school groups, if you would like to take part in Sharing Sherlock, please visit What's New!
February 2013
23/02/2013 23/02/2013


Sharing Sherlock – The Story of a Pompey Lad

Join our Deerstalker Hat workshop and learn more about Sherlock Holmes and the Arthur Conan Doyle collection.


Dates to be confirmed


Portsmouth – The Home of Great Writing

We have lots of great things planned for 2013, work will start on the Heritage Lottery Fund:

10 local exhibitions to be designed by community and school groups

Exhibiting these in community settings

5 Handling boxes

Study packs

Online exhibition

Date to be confirmed   Premiere of the Conan Doyle Collection film
January 2013
23/01/2013 23/01/2013 Maria Konnikova. MASTERMIND: How to think like Sherlock Holmes. Portsmouth History Centre, Central Library at 6.30pm

December 2012

12/12/2012 Ongoing Set of six postcards for sale online and at City Museum
November 2012
24/11/2012 24/11/2012

"A Study In Scarlett" 125th anniversary

Sherlock Holmes event celebrating the 125th Anniversary of A Study in Scarlet at Portsmouth Central Library 11am - 3pm

24/11/2012 23/12/2012 Number 6 in the set of 6 postcards released
October 2012
15/10/2012 04/11/2012 Sherlock Holmes Exhibition, Kings Theatre
23/10/2012 24/10/2012 Sherlock Holmes: A Study in Fear, Kings Theatre
24/10/2012 23/11/2012 Number 5 in the set of 6 postcards released
31/10/2012 31/10/2012 The Dark Side of Dickens and Doyle, Square Tower
31/10/2012 01/11/2012

Halloween Happening in Paulsgrove

Two half day workshops with a group creating Conan Doyle themed trail/costumes



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                                                  Arthur and sons, Denis & Adrian with motor car

                                                               Arthur, Denis and Adrian with motorcar