Being Human Festival
Saint Zita – Trail & CraftsGo to Nottingham City Museums
As part of the Being Human Festival, in partnership with the University of Nottingham, we invite you to participate in our Saint Zita Trail and Crafts!
Date: Saturday 12th November 2023
Time: 11 am – 3 pm
Where: Art Gallery and Learning Room 3
St Zita of Lucca in Italy (d. 1272), is depicted in one of the alabaster sculptures in the Nottingham Early Craft Gallery. Housewives and servants venerated her. Her saintly cult was introduced into England, in the fifteenth century, and seems to have been popular in the East Midlands.