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Sir Francis Drake Items at Buckland Abbey

September 10th 2016 - January 1st 2018

Daily until 30 October Weekends only in November Daily throughout December except 24, 25 and 26 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 […]

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Animal Mummies Revealed at World Museum, Liverpool

October 14th 2016 - February 26th 2017

This fascinating exhibition explores ancient Egyptian animal mummies, prepared in their millions as votive offerings to the gods. It includes our Bronze statuette of a seated goddess with the head of a lioness which is believed to represent either the goddess Sekhmet or Wadjyt. For opening times and admission details please call 0151 478 4393 […]

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A Passion for Porcelain at Wheal Martyn

October 28th 2016 - June 1st 2017

See a selection of items from our historic Plymouth Porcelain collection on display at Wheal Martyn China Clay Heritage Centre. For opening times and admission details please call 01726 850362 or visit www.wheal-martyn.com. Admission fee.

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Finding Prehistory at Dartmoor National Park

November 11th 2016 - January 1st 2018

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 urns, used both as household items and also for burying the cremated remains of the […]

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Exhibition: Malcolm Le Grice: Present Moments and Passing Time

January 20th 2017 - March 18th 2017

Peninsula Arts, Roland Levinksy Building, Plymouth University, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AA 10am to 5pm Monday to Friday 11am to 4pm Saturday Closed Sunday Plymouth Arts Centre, 38 Looe Street, Plymouth PL4 0EB 1pm to 8.30pm Tuesday to Saturday Closed Sunday ADMISSION FREE A dual site exhibition at Peninsula Arts and Plymouth Arts Centre, delivered in […]

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Exhibition: Plymouth Society of Artists: Land and Water

January 21st 2017 - March 4th 2017

Council House, Armada Way, Plymouth PL1 2AA (this is the building to the left of the Civic Centre, opposite the Crown Court) Monday to Saturday 10am to 4pm Closed Sunday ADMISSION FREE Come and see an exhibition of works by selected members of the Plymouth Society of Artists (PSA), all of which have been inspired […]

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Arts and Minds

February 21st 2017

The Guildhall, Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 1HA 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 fully trained artists and our Learning Development Officers. […]

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Talk: Whitehorse Hill: A Bronze Age Dartmoor Discovery

February 21st 2017

Plymouth Athenaeum, Derry’s Cross, Plymouth PL1 2SW Excavated in August 2011 the Whitehorse Hill site uncovered one of the most important collections of early Bronze Age archaeological finds in the country. It has been described as the most important discovery on Dartmoor in over 100 years and our 2014 exhibition was really popular. Join Curator […]

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Bite Size: Plymouth Society of Artists

February 22nd 2017

The Council House, Armada Way, Plymouth PL1 2AA (this is the building to the left of the Civic Centre, opposite the Crown Court) Join members of the Plymouth Society of Artists to find out more about this highly productive and acclaimed group as well as some of the works on display in their ‘Land and […]

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Home Educators: Land and Sea Sketching – Fully Booked

February 23rd 2017

Council House, Armada Way, Plymouth PL1 2AA (this is the building to the left of the Civic Centre, opposite the Crown Court) Are you educating your child or children at home? Why not bring them to a special sketching workshop at the Council House inspired by our latest Plymouth Society of Artists exhibition? The theme is […]

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