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Big Give Campaign: Miss Tanner’s Persian Collection

When: November 28, 2017 – December 5, 2017 all-day
Where: The Holburne Museum, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 4DB, UK

The Big Give is a matched funding campaign, so 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!…

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Family workshop

Half Term at The Holburne

When: October 23, 2017 @ 10:30 am – October 26, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Where: The Holburne Museum, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 4DB, UK

FAMILY WORKSHOP: Screen Print Op Art! Monday 23 October, 10.30am-12.30pm Join us and create your own screen-printed calico bags £10 Adults/£5 Children*. Book now on 01225 388569   HOLIDAY DROP-INS: Spooky Kaleidoscopes FREE Tuesday 24 & Wednesday 25 October,10.30am-12.30pm & 1.30-3.30pm…

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Creativity and Wellbeing Coffee morning

Creativity and Wellbeing Coffee Morning

When: October 10, 2017 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Where: The Holburne Museum, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 4DB, UK

Come for a coffee and enjoy beautiful creative activities inspired by some of the treasures of the Holburne’s collection. This event is organised by members of our Pathways to Wellbeing groups and marks World Mental Health Day. These groups are…

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Robert Louis Stevenson © National Portrait Gallery London (detail)

Robert Louis Stevenson: The Wanderer

When: December 1, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: The Holburne Museum, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 4DB, UK

This performance will bring to life one of the finest poets, essayists and prose writers in words and music – Robert Louis Stevenson. This programme was first presented on a short tour of Scotland two years ago and was warmly…

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The Holburne Museum at night

Up Late: Psychedelic Science Café

When: November 24, 2017 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: The Holburne Museum, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 4DB, UK

In keeping with our exhibition, Seurat to Riley: The Art of Perception, join scientists and mathematicians from the University of Bath for a night of illusion and wonder! Enjoy exclusive after-hours access to our galleries where you can discover the…

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Michael James Kidner (1917-2009), Multiple. Silkscreen on Perspex, 1965

Art Meets Science: Festive Fun

When: November 26, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: The Holburne Museum, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 4DB, UK

Inspired by our exhibition Seurat to Riley: The Art of Perception use illusions to make some crazy, unique Christmas decorations to make your trees the trendiest in town! Plus meet experts from the University of Bath to discover the science…

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Evening Concert_Phillip Dyson

An Evening with Phillip Dyson

When: January 20, 2018 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: The Holburne Museum, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 4DB, UK

The charismatic Phillip Dyson returns to the Holburne Museum with another sensational show featuring some of the world’s most popular and best loved piano classics. Works include pieces by Beethoven, Schubert, Chopin, and George Gerschwin, as well as anniversary celebrations…

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John Hill after Jean Claude Nattes (about 1765-1822), Sydney Hotel: the Garden Front,Coloured Aquatint, 1806 © Holburne Museum

Playing for Jane

When: December 5, 2017 @ 1:10 pm – 1:50 pm
Where: The Holburne Museum, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 4DB, UK

Join Helen Coombs as she presents a programme of music for the fortepiano that would have been known to Jane Austen, her friends and social circle. Listen to elegant and witty pieces designed for the delicate sound of the fortepiano…

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Forte Piano by J.Shantz about 1795.

A Classical Moment

When: November 14, 2017 @ 1:10 pm – 1:50 pm
Where: The Holburne Museum, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 4DB, UK

This Autumn, join Gary Branch as he performs a collection of eighteenth-century pieces on our very own Schantz fortepiano. This lunchtime recital will take you on a journey into the world of eighteenth-century London and reveal the life of music…

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Michael Petry © Timothy Greenfield-Sanders

Meet the Artist: Michael Petry

When: February 20, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: The Holburne Museum, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 4DB, UK

In this rare one-off event, meet artist Michael Petry in an intimate private view of his exhibit, In the Realm of the Gods, before it closes on 25 February. Join Michael over a drink from our pop-up bar in the…

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