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

Winter Opening 29 Oct 2018 to 24 Mar 2019 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am – 3.30pm Open daily during Devon school holidays except Christmas Eve and Christmas Day 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 […]

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Display: ‘Maker Memories’ at The Orangery

October 8th 2018 - November 28th 2018

The Orangery, Mount Edgcumbe Country Park, Cremyll, Cornwall PL10 1HZ 10.30am to 4pm Daily Occasionally closed on Fridays and Saturdays for weddings Check the website for up-to-date details 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 […]

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Traditional Craft Group 2018

October 12th 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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Arts and Minds 2018

October 16th 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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Collections on Tour: After Camden Town: The Late Works of Harold Gilman

November 17th 2018 - February 10th 2019

Nottingham Lakeside Arts, University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD 11am to 5pm Tuesday to Saturday 12pm to 4pm Sunday Closed Mondays See ‘The Lane, Gloucestershire’ by Harold Gilman from our art collections in this nationally touring exhibition that reveals the innovation and pictorial power of an artist who died prematurely at the height of his artistic powers. For […]

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Film Screening: Discovering the SWFTA Collections

November 20th 2018

Community Hub, Floor 5, House of Fraser, 40-46 Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 1DY Join Tony Davey, Learning Development Officer for a selection of archive film clips from SWFTA’s collections that capture a range of subjects and Plymouth life through the ages. Free. No need to book.

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Feminist Futures: Art and Activism Workshop

December 1st 2018

Meet in The Box’s Community Hub, Floor 5, House of Fraser, 40-46 Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 1DY Come along to a creative feminist poster and zine making workshop inspired by the ‘Politics and Protest’ poster display from the Feminist Archive. Taking inspiration from DIY counter-cultural media, you will have the opportunity to make your own […]

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