Community Engagement

Home Learning Community Engagement

We believe that the enjoyment of arts changes lives and seek to find ways to be more accessible to people who might not otherwise engage with the Museum.  Over the years we  have worked with a wide variety of local community groups; often this work has relied on funding from grant-giving bodies and generous individuals.

Margaret Roper Remembered

It is terribly sad to learn of Margaret Roper’s passing away. The Holburne owes a tremendous debt to Margaret and the entire Roper family. They supported every initiative the Museum put their way – from sponsoring Xa Sturgis in the...

Meissen Porcelain Bourdaloue

Conservation of the Collection: Meissen Porcelain bourdaloue ‘Aux Plaisirs des Dames’ – for the lady’s pleasure Following a fascinating conservation project one of the most unusual items in Sir William Holburne’s collection, a bourdaloue, or lady’s chamberpot, will go on...