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Holburne Hosts GameTale

GameTale is a two day event during which designers and developers gather to develop video games and board games inspired by museum artefacts. This year the event is being hosted by the Holburne Museum and the games are inspired by…

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: Pair of flasks, Thomas Jenkins (London), silver-gilt, about 1680. Given by Margaret Roper in memory of her husband Brian Roper, 2016. Museum number 2016.5. © Holburne Museum | www.tonygilbert.co.uk

New Silver Display

A toilet service which was given to the Museum by the late Margaret Roper in memory of her husband Brian Roper in 2016 is now on display on the top floor outside the Wirth gallery until 10 June. This grand…

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Join us for a Creativity and Wellbeing Coffee Morning

Come and share some creative time in a friendly, supportive space where everyone is welcome on Tuesday 15 May (10.30am-12pm) at our Creativity and Wellbeing Coffee Morning! This event celebrates art, creativity and wellbeing as part of Mental Health Awareness…

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2 tickets for £10 for Anthony Fry: A Retrospective

Visit our beautiful Anthony Fry exhibition between Saturday 24 March and Sunday 7 May and take advantage of our 2 tickets for £10 offer. Under 18s go free too so don’t miss your chance to visit us with the family….

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Articulation 2019

Articulation Prize 2018

ARTiculation, the national public speaking competition, which encourages young people to look, think and speak about art, will hold the South West Regional Final at the Holburne Museum, Bath on Monday 19 February 2018, 2 – 4.30pm. At the Regional…

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New Acquisition

The Holburne Museum secures eighteenth-century fan with a rare view of Georgian Bath We are delighted to announce our acquisition of a topographical souvenir fan painted in watercolour, attributed to Thomas Loggan about 1750, with a rare view of Harrison’s…

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£65,733 raised for Miss Tanner’s Collection

We did it! We are delighted to announce that the Big Give Christmas Challenge 17 campaign has raised a total of £65,733. Thank you for your support which will allow us to restore Miss Ellen Tanner’s fascinating collection of Persian…

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Donate to the Big Give – Help us Restore Miss Tanner’s Persian Treasures

For one week only 28 November – 5 December 2017, donations can be matched by the Big Give – meaning your donation can be doubled at no additional cost to you! Donate to the Big Give – help us raise…

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Anthony Fry, Mango and Rice Paddies, Thirunelli, 1991, ©Private Collection / Permission kindly granted by the estate of Anthony Fry

2018 Exhibition Programme

THE HOLBURNE MUSEUM ANNOUNCES 2018 EXHIBITIONS PROGRAMME The Holburne Museum in Bath has today announced its 2018 exhibitions programme, including the first museum retrospective of the painter Anthony Fry, the first exhibition to bring together Dutch seventeenth-century paintings from National…

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National Lottery Thank You

A December Treat thanks to the National Lottery! From 11 to 17 December 2017 we are offering free exhibition tickets to National Lottery players. The Holburne Museum, Bath will be throwing open its doors to the exhibition Seurat to Riley:…

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