Discover the West of England’s great wool and cloth history
Closed Monday & Sunday. Last entry 30 min before close.
Explore our diverse and exciting programme of activities, art and craft workshops, free exhibitions and talks.
Not just for Granny Squares
In this workshop you will learn how to make a variety of different floral themed granny squares. These can be used to make gloves, scarves blankets and all...
Spring Papercraft Decorations
Create some papercraft decorations to spruce up your house this Spring season. Learn some new techniques and be inspired to learn more about papercraft. This workshop is suitable...
Future Curators Group 8-16 year old
NEW GROUP FOR THE FUTURE OF MUSEUMS Following the success of last year’s Retold & Reimagined exhibition (and the focus groups we have led since) we need your...
In Focus – Photography Showcase
In Focus is a collaboration of work created and curated by award winning local photographers, Sheri O’Reilly , Sue and Roy McDine....
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Engaging & Inspiring school children
We have a range of engaging, enjoyable and challenging cross-curricular workshops for Early Years through to Key Stage 2 including tailored workshops for Key stage 3 and above.
Each workshop includes various stimulating activities such as object handling, dressing up and crafts and make full use of our gallery displays and our extensive handling collections.
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