Museum on Tour
Whilst our building is shut, come and visit us as we go 'On Tour'! We have a range of exciting and interesting events taking place throughout the year.
Shakespeare Week - 20 to 26 March
Shakespeare Week is the national celebration of the Bard.
Let our family-friendly trail take you on a journey around Plymouth’s historic Barbican!
Museum on Tour locations
Find out about our partnership exhibitions at the Council House and Peninsula Arts gallery.
Whilst Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery’s building is closed for the development of the History Centre, some of our collections are now on display in other venues. Watch this space for news on collections loans for 2017!
Our ‘Lunchtime Talks’ continue on alternate Tuesdays at Plymouth Athenaeum. Our ‘Bite Size’ talks and ‘Walks and Talks’ will run at venues across the city.
Find out about special History Centre events, city-wide events we are supporting and national festivals we are helping to celebrate.
Celebrating the city's history and heritage with over 100 events, from Saturday 6 May to Sunday 4 June 2017.
Find out about joining our Arts and Minds sessions for people living with mild memory loss or early stage dementia, and their companion.
Our Memory Roadshows are friendly reminiscence sessions across the city offering a variety of Museum objects, photos and Library resources.
We also hold a traditional crafts session every Friday for women of all ages and cultures to share and learn.
Take part in our Maker Memories events – try some fun activities and share your memories of Maker Camp!