February exhibition: The Art of World War II

2018-12-19T16:51:03+01:00December 19th, 2018|

Broadway Museum and Art Gallery is hosting a particularly special exhibition from 9th February until 16th May 2019 featuring art from World War II (1939-1945) which forms part of the personal collection of art dealer, and museum trustee, John Noott. John was a boy of  seven in 1939 and clearly remembers the day war was declared, the [...]

Broadway Artist Colony Room: An insight into fascinating artistic lives

2018-12-12T14:15:43+01:00December 12th, 2018|

Towards the end of the 19th century and into the early 20th century Broadway played host to an artist colony. These artists, who were mainly American, were attracted to the village by its idyllic rural nature. Literary and artistic friends joined them for long stays in Broadway and many lodged in the Lygon Arms. The [...]

Take a look at our Eighteenth Century Room

2018-12-05T14:54:34+01:00December 5th, 2018|

The eighteenth century was a time of great change in Britain and globally. The 18th century room in the Broadway Museum and Art Gallery features works from the Ashmolean Museum Oxford's collections, sheds some light on the art, furniture styles and the glass and ceramics of the time. In this period the 'Queen Anne' style [...]