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In Memory of Mary Holbrook

It was with great sadness that we heard of the death this week of Mary Holbrook, Curator of The Holburne from 1967 to 1977. Under her leadership many of the seeds of the modern Holburne were sown, including the staging…

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Bath Art Fair

Bath Art Fair

Bath Art Fair Bath Pavilion, North Parade Road, Bath , BA2 4EU Friday 1st March 11am to 7pm Saturday 2nd March 10am to 6pm £5 on the door or half price with discounted ad or flyer The Bath Art fair…

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Friends Membership Contact and New Email Address

From now on your contact for membership matters will be Oliver (Ollie) Merchant at the Museum. You can contact him via the new Friends email address: friends@holburne.org. The holburnefriends@gmail.com address will remain active for a while and any messages recently…

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Friends Spring 2019 Newsletter

Our latest Newsletter is now available and can be accessed here. ShareTwitterFacebookGoogle +1Email

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George Shaw, Ash Wednesday: 8.30am, 2004-5

2019 Exhibition Programme

MAJOR EXHIBITIONS George Shaw: A Corner of a Foreign Field 8 February – 6 May 2019 The Holburne is the only European venue for a major retrospective of the work of George Shaw (b. 1966), one of Britain’s leading contemporary…

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Holburne and Edge to share contemporary art curator

The Holburne Museum and The Edge at the University of Bath have been awarded a three year grant from the John Ellerman Foundation to fund a new shared post of Contemporary Art Curator. The Holburne and The Edge at University…

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Bath’s First Art Museum

In 1893 a museum of fine art for Bath opened its doors to the public in the old Bath Savings Bank building in Charlotte Street. This was the legacy of Sir Thomas William Holburne, 5th Baronet of Menstrie in Scotland,…

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Gardener’s Lodge Group to take part in Walcot Winterfest

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Friends Autumn 2018 Newsletter

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

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Trustee Recruitment

The Holburne Museum is looking for up to 3 new Trustees to join the board and is inviting applications from interested and suitably experienced candidates to help this very special museum to grow and develop, from 2019. To help us…

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