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For the first time in the UK, you can see this iconic painting, on loan from Kraków's historic Jagiellonian University, in our free exhibition 'Conversations with God: Copernicus by Jan Matejko'.

Conversations with God

Jan Matejko's 'Copernicus'

Until 22 August 2021

Free admission
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Exhibition catalogue

The first English publication about Matejko, exploring his epic painting, ‘Astronomer Copernicus’, in detail.
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