Spring Suggestions - The Holburne Museum

Posted 3 weeks ago

All the information you'll need for a visit

This Easter break, we're bringing you our spring suggestions of activities to try or places to visit to make the most of your time off - perfect to experience by yourself or with friends! 

Did you know that as a University of Bath student, you can gain free entry to The Holburne Museum with the use of your library card? Open daily from 10am to 5pm Monday-Saturday and 11am to 5pm on Sundays and Bank Holidays, The Holburne hosts a permenant collection of over 2,000 items, as well as regular featured exhibitions. 

This Easter, you can visit and see: 

  • Jann Haworth & Liberty Blake: Work In Progress - a seven panel mural showing women from across British history, commissioned by the National Portrait Gallery. 
  • Gwen John: Art and Life in London and Paris - a collection of paintings, drawings and sketches that take you chronologically through Gwen John's career. 
  • Lubaina Himid: Lost Threads - 400 metres of Dutch wax fabric weaving throughout the Holburne as an important message on textile production and it's history and implications. 
  • Gillian Lowndes: Radical Clay - table top and wall pieces from the artist that showcase her radical style of ceramic practice. 

For more information on all the exhibits and more, you can visit The Holburne Museum website here

Want to visit but don't want to go alone? As part of the Easter at Bath programme, there is a group trip to The Holburne taking place on Tuesday 2 April. Find out more and book your tickets here.