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Collections on Tour: Sir Francis Drake Items at Buckland Abbey

April 1st 2018 - December 31st 2019

CURRENT OPENING HOURS Abbey: 11am-5pm (until 27 October) Estate, Garden, Restaurant and Shop: 10am-5pm (until 27 October) Open Daily Buckland Abbey currently has a selection of objects from our permanent collections on display including some associated with Sir Francis Drake. Other collection items on display within the house include prints, engravings and furniture. If you’ve […]

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Coming Home – Sir Francis Drake at Buckland

April 22nd 2019 - September 22nd 2019

Nave Gallery, Buckland Abbey, Yelverton, Devon, PL20 6EY Open Daily, 11am to 5pm See our portrait of Sir Francis Drake’s second wife, Lady Elizabeth Sydenham, on display alongside an iconic portrait of Drake which is currently on loan to Buckland Abbey as part of the National Portrait Gallery’s ‘COMING HOME’ project. This national initiative has […]

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Traditional Craft Group – August 2019

August 2nd 2019 - August 30th 2019

The Guildhall, Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 1HA Friday 2 August, 10am to 12pm Friday 9 August, 10am to 12pm Friday 16 August, 10am to 12pm Friday 23 August, 10am to 12pm Friday 30 August, 10am to 12pm Come along to our friendly Women’s Traditional Craft Group to do some knitting and crochet. The group regularly produces work […]

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Arts and Minds – August 2019

August 6th 2019 - August 20th 2019

The Guildhall, Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 1HA Tuesday 6 August, 2pm to 4pm Tuesday 20 August, 2pm to 4pm 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 […]

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Elizabethan House Consultation Sessions

August 19th 2019 - August 20th 2019

Community Hub, Floor 5, House of Fraser, 40-46 Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 1DY Monday 19 August, 10am to 4pm Tuesday 20 August, 10am to 4pm Come and give your feedback on our exhibition design ideas for the historic Elizabethan House. Our Engagement Officers will be able to update you on our plans as well as […]

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The Box Hard Hat Tour – 30 August 2019

August 30th 2019

The Box Construction Site, (Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery), Tavistock Place, Plymouth PL4 8AJ Join staff from The Box and our building contractors Willmott Dixon for a hard hat tour of The Box. Get a sneak peek behind the scenes and see the progress that’s being made on our construction site. Participants must be able to walk […]

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Arts and Minds – September 2019

September 3rd 2019 - September 17th 2019

The Guildhall, Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 1HA Tuesday 3 September, 2pm to 4pm Tuesday 17 September, 2pm to 4pm 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 […]

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Traditional Craft Group – September 2019

September 6th 2019 - September 27th 2019

The Guildhall, Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 1HA Friday 6 September, 10am to 12pm Friday 13 September, 10am to 12pm Friday 20 September, 10am to 12pm Friday 27 September, 10am to 12pm 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 […]

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