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British Museum Spotlight Loan Exhibition – ‘Gathering Light’

Fri 10 Sep, 2021 - Sun 12 Dec, 2021Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery10:00 am - 4:00 pmExhibition

The sun pendant, also known as a bulla, could be the most significant piece of Bronze Age metalwork ever discovered in Britain.  It was discovered alongside a collection of objects in the Shropshire Marches in May 2018 by an anonymous metal detector us...

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Christmas Carol Guided Tours

Sat 11 Dec, 2021 - Sun 12 Dec, 2021Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery11:00 am - 2:00 pmEvent

Join our expert guides for a tour around the historic town of Shrewsbury as we re-visit some of the stunning locations featured in this iconic film adaptation of 'A Christmas Carol'. Saturday 11th December 2021 there will now be two tours starting a...

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Wreath Making with Rustic and Wild

Sat 18 Dec, 2021Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery10:00 am - 12:00 amCourse

Get festive, learn a new skill and create a beautiful Christmas wreath to make sure your door is the best dressed in town. All materials are provided. Tickets are £35 and include a glass of mulled wine and mince pie. Book your tickets

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SOLD OUT – Christmas Carol Guided Tours

Sat 18 Dec, 2021 - Sun 19 Dec, 2021Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery11:00 am - 2:00 pmEvent

Join our expert guides for a tour around the historic town of Shrewsbury as we re-visit some of the stunning locations featured in this iconic film adaptation of 'A Christmas Carol'. Two tours per day, starting at 11.00am and 2.00pm. Tours last appr...

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Late Victorian and Edwardian Science Fiction

Mon 31 Jan, 2022 - Mon 14 Mar, 2022Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery2:00 pm - 3:30 pmCourse

The nineteenth century saw major advances in science and technology. These in turn gave rise to great hopes but also to dire fears which we can see expressed in the literature of the period. Science fiction as a distinct genre focusing on space travel,...

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The Wonderful World of the Ladybird Book Artists

Sat 19 Feb, 2022 - Sun 5 Jun, 2022Shrewsbury Museum & Art GalleryAll Day EventExhibition

Uncover the story of the talented artists who illustrated Ladybird books for more than 30 years.

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