May the Toys be with you

2022-02-21T14:11:22+00:00February 21st, 2022|

A unique collection of toys and merchandizing from the 1970s.  On loan from collector, Rob Brown, our exhibition includes examples of many of the most popular toys of the seventies, such as the Wombles, Sindy, The Muppets and Playmobil to name but a few.  Also included is a range of iconic toys from sci-fi films [...]

POSTCARDS OF BROADWAY: The way we were

2022-02-21T13:58:04+00:00February 21st, 2022|

To complement our existing History of Broadway exhibition, we have now added a beautifully presented collection of iconic postcards that take you back in time to many of Broadway’s most recognizable buildings and landmarks.  From churches to shops, elegant homes and lovely cottages, this exhibition provides a wonderful chance to look back to an era [...]

A History of 65 High Street Broadway, Previously The Angel Inn, built 1660

2022-02-01T10:10:59+00:00February 1st, 2022|

Our 2022 Lecture Series kicks off with Elizabeth Eyre's talk on the history of 65 High Street Broadway, previously The Angel Inn and now Broadway Museum & Art Gallery. Built in1660, during the English Restoration to serve the stage coaching on the London to Aberystwyth route. Elizabeth's talk will also cover ale, beer and cider [...]

A Crafty Christmas

2021-12-10T13:45:12+00:00December 10th, 2021|

We've really pushed the boat out for Christmas this year. Outside the museum, we have a stunning display of trees, wreaths and lights. Inside we have a magical new exhibition, including an enchanting model village with working train and ferris wheel. We're also running some Christmas-themed craft sessions for the children over the next two [...]

Last Chance to See

2021-12-03T15:13:21+00:00December 3rd, 2021|

Our popular special exhibition, Sargent, His Sister and Their Friends, is drawing to a close. The last day is Sunday, 5th December, so it's your last chance to enjoy some superb and rarely seen paintings from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Emily Sargent's exquisite watercolours are a particular treat. The museum is at the [...]

Mulled Wine! Food!

2021-11-26T14:16:50+00:00November 26th, 2021|

A quick reminder that the museum will be open to visitors this evening between 5.30pm and 7.30pm. Mulled wine and hot food will be on offer, so why not pop in and see us? We're at the top of the High Street opposite the Horse and Hound pub. Wrap up warm. 

Let There Be Lights

2021-11-20T16:33:44+00:00November 20th, 2021|

As you can see, the museum is decked with festive finery including some splendid trees and wreaths. It brings an extra sparkle to the top of the High Street and has already been turning heads. Broadway's late shopping nights are on 26th November and 3rd December and the museum will be serving mulled wine and [...]

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