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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Exhibition: Matthew Raw: Tactile Change

September 20th 2019 - November 16th 2019

The Gallery at Plymouth College of Art, Tavistock Place, Plymouth PL4 8AT Monday – Friday 9am-5pm Saturday 10am-1pm Admission free In ‘Tactile Change’, Matthew Raw discusses the societal challenges increasingly faced in a culture rife with seismic changes in outlook and behaviour. The project developed from research into a zoo once housed in Plymouth’s Central […]

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Exhibition: Mariner: a painted ship upon a painted ocean

September 23rd 2019 - November 16th 2019

The Levinsky Gallery, Roland Levinsky Building, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AA  Monday – Friday 10am-5pm Saturday 11am-4pm ADMISSION FREE ‘Mariner: a painted ship upon a painted ocean’ is inspired by the hugely influential poem, ‘The Rime of The Ancient Mariner’ by Samuel Taylor Coleridge. The exhibition aims to open up new perspectives […]

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Arts and Minds – October 2019

October 1st 2019 - October 15th 2019

The Guildhall, Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 1HA Tuesday 1 October, 2pm to 4pm Tuesday 15 October, 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 – October 2019

October 4th 2019 - October 25th 2019

The Guildhall, Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 1HA Friday 4 October, 10am to 12pm Friday 11 October, 10am to 12pm Friday 18 October, 10am to 12pm Friday 25 October, 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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