Here we list any Colombian events, exhibitions or activities taking place in London that may interest our members.

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Beyond El Dorado: power and gold in ancient Colombia

17 October 2013 – 23 March 2014The British Museum, room 35 For centuries Europeans were dazzled by the legend of a lost city of gold in South America. The truth behind this myth is even more fascinating. El Dorado – literally “the golden one” – actually refers to the ritual that took place at Lake…

Piers Calvert – The Way We Are Now

9 July 2015 – 4 August 2015Consulate General of Colombia, London Piers Calvert recently kindly joined the Anglo-Colombian Society members for a talk about his experiences and photographs in Colombia. Some of his work can now be seen at 35 Portland Place, London W1B 1A

Colombia’s iconic Tall Ship ‘ARC Gloria’ returns to London

Thu 3rd Sep 2015 –Sun 6th Sep 2015Thames Quay, West India Dock, London As part of its 2015 goodwill tour of the world, the Colombian Navy’s three-masted training ship will visit London’s Thames Quay, West India Dock from Thursday 3 to Sunday 6 September 2015. The ‘ARC Gloria’, one of the biggest tall ships in…

Latin American Fair & Fiesta

Saturday 10 October 2015 Kensington Town HallHornton Street, London W8 7NX A showcase of 20 Latin American countries’ rich cultural heritage, traditional and contemporary food, drink, music, dance, arts, crafts & other top quality products

Archbishop Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies‎ Colombia: challenges and opportunities

Friday, 30 August 2019 from 14:00-15:30 Capstone Theatre17 Shaw St, Liverpool Colombia: challenges and opportunities for the incoming administration Organised by the Archbishop Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies and the Colombian Embassy in the United Kingdom Guest speaker: Antonio José Ardila, Colombian Ambassador to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern…