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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.

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A New Portrait for Bath – Learning Activities

In January 2016, through a major funding campaign, the Holburne Museum acquired an unfinished study of a young man called Arthur Atherley, by Sir Thomas Lawrence. Since Autumn 2016 this portrait has been the focus of an exciting and wide-reaching...

Mentored Volunteering Opportunity

Free Mentored Volunteering Course – starting soon! Do you have 2 hours a week to spare? Would you like to meet with your own personal mentor in a Bath Museum every week, for 6 sessions? Would you like to meet...

Prior Park College Students Review Bruegel Exhibition

Students from Prior Park College visited the Holburne to find out how to write exhibition reviews. Here are some quotes from their reviews of Bruegel: Defining a Dynasty. ‘There is something for every artistic preference and it enables artist and...