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Tuesday - Saturday: 10:00 - 17:00
Sundays & Bank Holidays: 12:00 - 17:00
Closed Good Friday, 24-26 & 31 December and 1 January
FREE ADMISSION

 

 

View our What's On: September-December booklet online.

 

Lunchtime Talks

Rossetti drawing of a lady

An introduction to the collection of Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor, and the exhibition Collecting and Giving

A talk with:
Jane Munro, Acting Assistant Director, Collections
Henrietta Ward, Assistant Keeper, Paintings Drawings and Prints
Julia Poole, Former Keeper, Applied Arts

12/12/2018

13:15 to 14:00

Free

Art speak

Drop-in and enjoy half an hour looking at and talking about art.

18/12/2018

13:15 to 13:45

Free

Adult Workshops

Handmade Christmas cards

Christmas crafts

FULLY BOOKED

Give your Christmas a personalised touch and join in with some friendly seasonal creative fun. Try your hand at making cards, tree decorations and table pieces. With a complementary mince pie or two and hot drink.

14/12/2018

10:15 to 12:00

£15 (£12 concessions and Friends)

Tour

Guided Tour

Join a one hour guided tour of the Museum on Saturdays, or book a tour in advance for any visit for a group.

05/04/2014 to 06/04/2019

14:30 to 15:30

Family Activities

Children drawing

Family First Saturday

Drop-in on the first Saturday of the month and join us for activities and art-making on the theme of 'start with art'.

05/01/2019

14:00 to 16:00

Free

Chinese dragon

Family First Saturday

Drop-in on the first Saturday of the month and join us for activities and art-making on the theme of 'Chinese New Year'.

02/02/2019

14:00 to 16:00

Free

Daffodil

Family First Saturday

Drop-in on the first Saturday of the month and join us for activities and art-making on the theme of 'spring fling'.

02/03/2019

14:00 to 16:00

Free

Coin

Family First Saturday

Drop-in on the first Saturday of the month and join us for activities and art-making on the theme of 'coin it'.

06/04/2019

14:00 to 16:00

Free

for Young People

Rossetti drawing of a lady

ReSource: Who are you?

13 - 18 yrs

Draw from the portraits of people on display in Collecting and Giving: Highlights from the Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor bequest. Back in the studio join guest artist, Lucy Mazur, to create expressive faces from your imagination or from the Museum collection in conté - a soft drawing material similar to pastels.

15/12/2018

11:00 to 13:00

£5

Rossetti drawing of a lady

Make! Face up

11 - 13 yrs

Stuck drawing portraits? Practice in this workshop with guest artist, Lucy Mazur. Learn to draw faces from your imagination or from the Museum collection in conté - a soft drawing material similar to pastels. This studio session follows on from looking at the drawings of people on display in Collecting and Giving: Highlights from the Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor bequest.

15/12/2018

14:00 to 16:00

£5

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