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Summer at the Holburne

There is so much happening this summer at the Holburne including many great family and children events, inspired by our special exhibitions: Visit our exhibition Prized Possessions: Dutch Masterpieces from National Trust Houses which brings together some of the National Trust’s…

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Financial Times Prized Possessions May 2018

Great media coverage for Prized Possessions

Here’s a selection of some of the media coverage generated by our exhibition Prized Possessions: Masterpieces from National Trust Houses: The Times – A review written by Rachel Campbell-Johnston described our exhibition as ‘…a chance simply to stand and gaze…

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Damascened Peacock

Bath to Baghdad

Ellen Tanner’s Collection of Middle Eastern Art 14 June to 21 October 2018 Sumptuous textiles, delicate carved woodwork and lacquer and elaborately decorated metalwork from the collection of Ellen Tanner, on show for the first time following a major conservation…

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Friends Special General Meeting 14 June 2018

A Special General Meeting has been called to make an important decision about the future of The Friends as an independent charity. The meeting starts at 6:00pm. ShareTwitterFacebookGoogle +1Email

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Holburne Hosts GameTale

GameTale is a two day event during which designers and developers gather to develop video games and board games inspired by museum artefacts. This year the event is being hosted by the Holburne Museum and the games are inspired by…

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: Pair of flasks, Thomas Jenkins (London), silver-gilt, about 1680. Given by Margaret Roper in memory of her husband Brian Roper, 2016. Museum number 2016.5. © Holburne Museum |

New Silver Display

A toilet service which was given to the Museum by the late Margaret Roper in memory of her husband Brian Roper in 2016 is now on display on the top floor outside the Wirth gallery until Friday 8 June. This…

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Friends Summer Newsletter 2018

The Summer 2018 Newsletter has been published and can be viewed here. ShareTwitterFacebookGoogle +1Email

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Join us for a Creativity and Wellbeing Coffee Morning

Come and share some creative time in a friendly, supportive space where everyone is welcome on Tuesday 15 May (10.30am-12pm) at our Creativity and Wellbeing Coffee Morning! This event celebrates art, creativity and wellbeing as part of Mental Health Awareness…

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2 tickets for £10 for Anthony Fry: A Retrospective

Visit our beautiful Anthony Fry exhibition between Saturday 24 March and Sunday 7 May and take advantage of our 2 tickets for £10 offer. Under 18s go free too so don’t miss your chance to visit us with the family….

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Quiz Night Rearranged to 1 November

Sadly, we had to postpone the HF Quiz due to the adverse weather… but it’s now rescheduled to 1 November. ShareTwitterFacebookGoogle +1Email

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