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Bath, Slavery and Memoryscape

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

Bath’s links to the transatlantic slave trade and slavery have been timidly studied over the last decades. This talk will look at the legacies and memories of Bath’s colonial past in the urban landscape, including Sydney Gardens. Dr Olivette Otele…

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Richard Frewer

Vive la Différence

When: March 3, 2018 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: The Holburne Museum, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 4DB, UK

‘Vive la Différence’, the title of this recital, generally refers to the sexes; but might it not equally be a ‘hurrah’ for the difference between the musical and poetic traditions of Germany, France and Britain at the beginning of the…

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Valentine's Quilled Cards Workshop

Made with Love

When: February 10, 2018 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: The Holburne Museum, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 4DB, UK

Love is in the air! Learn the art of quilling and craft a beautiful hand-made card for a sweetheart or a loved one. In this guided workshop, work with a series of coloured quilled papers to wind paper coils and…

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John Baldwin Buckstone (1802-79) as Spado in The Castle of Andalusia, by Robert William Buss, 1833

Lighting Up the Stage: Stars of the Georgian Theatre

When: February 2, 2018 – June 3, 2018 all-day
Where: The Holburne Museum, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 4DB, UK

William Somerset Maugham (1874-1965), a playwright and novelist, began collecting paintings of actors in the 1910s. He built a sizeable and important collection of theatrical portraits, which he displayed in his villa in the south of France. The collection remained…

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Anthony Fry, Mango and Rice Paddies, Thirunelli, 1991, oil on canvas, 106 x 132 cm, © Private Collection / Permission kindly granted by the estate of Anthony Fry / Browse & Darby Ltd

Anthony Fry: A Retrospective

When: February 9, 2018 – May 7, 2018 all-day
Where: The Holburne Museum, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 4DB, UK

We are delighted to be showing the first museum retrospective of the painter Anthony Fry (1927-2016), who enjoyed huge commercial success in Britain and America during his lifetime but has not previously been recognised by a major exhibition. Comprising works…

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The K.E.S. Holburne Soloist Concert

When: January 22, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: The Holburne Museum, Bath BA2 4DB, UK

Concert starts at 7pm Doors open at 6.15pm Tickets £8 ShareTwitterFacebookGoogle +1Email

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Big Give Party!

When: November 29, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: The Holburne Museum, Bath BA2 4DB, UK

You are cordially invited to the Holburne Big Give Party where you will be able to find out more about Miss Tanner’s fascinating collection or Persian treasures, meet Friends and Patrons, try Persian food from Simi’s Kitchen, hear from Catrin…

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Big Give Campaign: Thank You

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

The Holburne Museum is participating in the Big Give Christmas Challenge 2017 to raise money for the restoration and display of Miss Ellen Tanner’s fascinating collection of Persian and Middle Eastern artworks. The Big Give is a matched funding campaign,…

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Big Give Campaign: Miss Tanner’s Persian Treasures

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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Saturday Art Club

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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