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Displays: Museum on Tour at House of Fraser

January 2nd 2018 - December 22nd 2018

BUY AND COLLECT WALL DISPLAY House of Fraser, 4th Floor, 40-46 Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 1DY 9am to 5.30pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9.30am to 5.30pm Tuesday 9am to 6pm Thursday and Saturday 10.30am to 4.30pm Sunday Come and find out more about ‘Lighthouses, Bridges and Breakwaters’ as part of our commemorations for ICE 200, […]

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Exhibition: Plymouth – From Destruction to Construction

January 2nd 2018 - December 22nd 2018

House of Fraser, 5th Floor, 40-46 Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 1DY 9am to 5pm Monday and Wednesday to Saturday 9.30am to 5pm Tuesday 10.30am to 4pm Sunday Last entries 30 minutes before closing ADMISSION FREE Plymouth suffered greatly during World War II. The docks and naval base made it a major target resulting in the […]

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Collections on Tour: Finding Prehistory at Dartmoor National Park

January 23rd 2018 - December 31st 2018

Summer Opening 1 April-28 Oct 2018 Daily 10am-5pm until 14 Oct Daily 10am-3.30pm from 15-28 Oct Explore the Dartmoor treasures from Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery’s collections in this small exhibition which shines a light on the lives of the people who lived on Dartmoor thousands of years ago. Highlights include some Bronze Age ceramic […]

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Collections on Tour: Sir Francis Drake Items at Buckland Abbey

February 12th 2018 - October 28th 2018

OPENING HOURS Abbey: 11am-5pm Estate, Garden, Restaurant and Shop: 10am-5pm Open Daily Buckland Abbey has a selection of objects from the City Museum and Art Gallery’s collections on display including Sir Francis Drake’s Drum and Cup. If you’ve not yet visited why not go along and experience this lovely National Trust property for yourself? For […]

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Collections on Tour: Childhood at RAMM

May 8th 2018 - November 18th 2018

Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery, Queen Street, Exeter EX4 3RX 10am to 5pm Tuesday to Sunday Free Admission Explore the changing face of childhood in this exhibition that examines child iconography from the 17th to the 20th century. A key painting of this exhibition will be The Age of Innocence by Joshua Reynolds, one of […]

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Collections on Tour: Voice and Vote: Women’s Place in Parliament

June 27th 2018 - October 6th 2018

Westminster Hall, 3 St Margaret Street, London W1W 8RY 27 June to 6 October 2018 See our Nancy Astor outfit and the painting of her being introduced to Parliament in this major exhibition that covers the campaign for votes for women and the representation of women in the House of Commons and the House of […]

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Exhibitions and Events: Looking Ahead

July 1st 2018 - December 22nd 2018

We are developing our offsite programme all the time. Full details are published on this website and on our social media channels as soon as they are confirmed. Take a look at the events in our whats on section to see what we have on offer throughout the summer or download a copy of our […]

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Arts and Minds 2018

August 2nd 2018 - December 18th 2018

The Guildhall, Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 1HA First and Third Tuesdays of each month Arts and Minds is a series of free art workshops for people living with early stage dementia and their carers who come along and enjoy painting, drawing, ceramics, craft and textiles. Sessions are based on objects and images from our collections and archives and are facilitated by […]

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Traditional Craft Group 2018

August 3rd 2018 - December 21st 2018

The Guildhall, Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 1HA Every Friday throughout the year Come along to our friendly Women’s Traditional Craft Group to do some knitting and crochet. The group regularly produces work for a number of local charities. Whether you’re a keen novice looking to improve your skills or an experienced knitter looking to meet some new friends and share ideas, everyone […]

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Display: ‘Maker Memories’ at Devonport Library

September 4th 2018 - October 5th 2018

Devonport Library, St Aubyn Church, Chapel Street, Devonport, Plymouth, PL1 4DP 8.30am to 6pm Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 2pm to 8pm Thursday 9am to 5pm Saturday Come and discover what the ‘Maker Memories’ project has been finding out about Maker Camp. ‘Maker Memories’ has been recording stories, collecting photographs, ephemera and objects for the […]

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