Home Learning

We have developed workshops which create exciting learning opportunities for students of all ages. They are all inspired by the Holburne’s collections, exciting exhibition programme, beautiful building and its setting – Sydney Gardens – with its fascinating history as a Georgian pleasure garden, enriched by the arrival of the Kennet and Avon Canal and the Great Western Railway.

Learning News

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...

Lucian Freud inspires…

Young people from our after school Portfolio Group have been inspired by the wonderful portraits in our latest exhibition ‘Gwen John to Lucian Freud: Home and the World’. Oscar developed his self-portrait in response to the bold mark-making he observed...

Teen Forum makes its mark

Don’t miss our exciting exhibition reviews written by the Holburne’s newly established Teen Forum. This was their first Museum mission, watch this space for their next exciting venture preparing activities for the Museums at Night event on May 15th 5-9pm.