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Join The Explorers Club on Monday, October 16th for an evening with Peter Bellerby, a world-renowned globemaker and founder of artisan globemakers Bellerby & Co, the only truly bespoke globemaker in the world. He will discuss the art and craft of globemaking as well as its cultural and political history.

Globes have a special place in the history of exploration and cartography. As an artistic representation of our planet, they represent our desire to understand and explore our world. Learn about Peter’s journey into globemaking, and how globes are inextricably linked to the history of exploration and discovery.

 


Streaming live here on explorers.org, our YouTube Channel, and our Facebook Live — Monday, October 16th at 7:00 pm ET.

RESERVATIONS

This will be an in-person lecture at Explorers Club Headquarters.

In-person tickets are $15 for Members, and $30 for the General Public.

Check-in will begin at 6:00 pm, with a beer and wine reception from 6:00 – 7:00 pm

Speakers

Peter Bellerby

Peter Bellerby is a world-renowned globemaker and founder of artisan globemakers Bellerby & Co, the only truly bespoke globemaker in the world. After a successful career in television, in 2008 Peter began his search for a special globe for his father’s 80th birthday. Not finding what he wanted, he set about making a globe himself by hand, which was the start of an arduous and fantastic journey that led to the founding of his company in 2008.

Photo Credit: Euan Myles

October 16,2023
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