Changing Lives Through Art

Welcome to Bath’s Holburne Museum, free admission and open daily 10am to 5pm (Sunday and Bank Holiday 11am to 5pm).

Featured Exhibitions and Events

October – November 2015

Adults Featured Learning Music
October 16, 2015 @ 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Loder Study Day @ The Holburne Museum | Bath | United Kingdom
Loder Family and Music in Provincial Britain Study Day The Holburne Museum (Bath, UK) £35 | Student concession £10 Organised by Bath Spa University’s Centre for Musical Research in collaboration with the Holburne Museum. A celebration of the Loder family...
Adults Featured Workshop
October 18, 2015 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Big Draw for Adults @ The Holburne Museum | Bath | United Kingdom
As part of the national, annual Big Draw, this will be an exciting and enjoyable afternoon of drawing aimed at adults of all abilities – beginners and enthusiasts are all welcome. The Holburne collection will be the source of inspiration...
October 24, 2015 – January 24, 2016 all-day
Nahoko Kojima Honey Bee @ The Holburne Museum | Bath | United Kingdom
Japanese paper cut artist Nahoko Kojima will create an intricate floating three dimensional sculpture from a single sheet of paper cut by hand. Her previous work includes ‘Cloud Leopard’ selected by the Crafts Council to be shown at Collect at...
Exhibition Featured
October 24, 2015 @ 10:00 am – January 24, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Gold An exhibition from the Royal Collection @ The Holburne Museum | Bath | United Kingdom
Since it was first worked into decorative forms about 5000 years ago, gold has inspired and appealed to artists around the world. The rarity and incorruptibility of gold – as it does not tarnish – ensure that it has always...
November 21, 2015 @ 10:00 am – March 28, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Michael Eden History Re-Printed @ The Holburne Museum | Bath | United Kingdom
Michael Eden uses cutting-edge 3D printing technology to create objects inspired by historical themes. Eden will create a visually spectacular display on the Ballroom table, including new work influenced by the Holburne and its surroundings, exploring advancements in science and...


Lawrence Acquisition Campaign

Please help us buy a beautiful and important painting. We have a rare and time-limited opportunity to acquire the preparatory oil sketch by Thomas Lawrence of one of his most successful portraits: Arthur Atherley We are launching an exciting campaign...

Rev. Carter’s Trip Home

The Holburne’s portrait by George Stubbs of The Rev. Robert Carter Thelwall, his wife Charlotte Nelthorpe and their daughter Charlotte has returned to Lincolnshire for the summer. Until 27 September it will be on display at the Usher Gallery in...

Take One Exhibition

The Holburne Learning Team has run its first ‘Take One’ project – a programme developed by the National Gallery. We trained teachers from ten local primary schools to develop exciting cross-curricular learning using a Wedgwood jasperware vase as the springboard...
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