Upcoming Events

 

'WOW!' Natural History Exhibition

 

 

Dates: 19th July - 8th November, open Tuesday to Saturday, 10am - 5pm

 

Location: Gloucester City Museum and Art Gallery

 

The big summer exhibition at the City Museum will have saying WOW! See some fascinating natural history specimens and enter the weird and wonderful world of the animal kingdom. Featuring an elephant skull, cheetah, ostrich, hippo skull, megalosaur, golden eagle, amongst many other intetesting species!


 


 

 

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2014 British Wildlife Photography Awards

 

 

Dates: September 23rd - November 16th, 2014

 

Location: Nature in Art, Wallsworth Hall, Twigworth, Gloucester, GL2 9PA

 

Display of the winning images in this year's competition.

 

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Pathways Explored

 

 

Dates: October 7th - October 26th, 2014

 

Location: Nature in Art, Wallsworth Hall, A38 Twigworth, Gloucester, GL2 9PA

 

An exciting exhibition by Rubicon Textile.

 

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The Guildsmen & the Great War

 

 

Dates: Sat 18 October to Sun 30 November

 

Location: Court Barn Museum, Church Street, Chipping Campden GL55 6JE

 

A display on the fortunes of the Guildsmen during the First World War

 

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Pop Goes the Planets! Exhibition – Part of The Planets: 2014.

 

 

Dates: www.holstmuseum.org.uk

 

Location: Holst Birthplace Museum, 4 Clarence Road Cheltenham GL52 2AY

 

'Pop goes the Planets' is a revealing new exhibition which highlights the huge impact that Gustav Holst's 'The Planets' has had on popular culture from computer games to pop hits , not to mention its impact on a number of Hollywood film scores.

 

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Gift & Craft Fair at Nature in Art

 

 

Dates: Saturday 1st November - Sunday 2nd November

 

Location: Nature in Art, Wallsworth Hall, Twigworth, Gloucestershire, GL2 9PA

 

Nature in Art's annual gift & craft, this year even bigger with over 45 stallholders, birds of prey and a children's activity to try! £2 entry, children free!

 

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Wissa Wassef Tapestries

 

 

Dates: November 18th - December 21st, 2014

 

Location: Nature in Art, Wallsworth Hall, A38 Twigworth, Gloucester, GL2 9PA

 

An exhibition of cotton and wool weavings.

 

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The Secrets of The Planets – Planets Centenary Programme 2014

 

 

Dates: Friday 21 November 2014 7.30 pm

 

Location: Christ Church Hall Malvern Road Cheltenham GL50 2JH

 

The Holst Birthplace Museum and The Cotswold Astronomical Society present a unique fifty minute film devised by Mark Gibbons showing stunning shots of the planets and amazing facts about them. The soundtrack will be Holst’s Planets Suite.


 


 


 


 

 

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Museum Tots

 

 

Dates: 12th & 26th August, 9th & 23rd September, 14th & 28th October, 11th & 25th November, 9th December

 

Location: Gloucester City Museum and Art Gallery

 

A drop in session for the under 5s held at Gloucester City and Folk Museums.  Paint, stick, create, try out new toys, listen to storytime, make music, look around our galleries, and meet other like-minded parents and tots.

 

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Behind the Scenes Tours - of the City Museum

 

 

Dates: 4th October & 29th November, 11am and 2pm.

 

Location: Gloucester City Museum and Art Gallery

 

Join City Museum Curator David Rice for this access-all-areas tour.  Delve into the amazing rarely-seen and intriguing world of thousands of artefacts and specimens collected over 150 years that we have no room to display, and really experience what it's like to work in such a historic museum.

 

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