Volunteer outing in the summer

2019-09-18T21:39:25+01:00September 16th, 2019|

Staff and Volunteers Visit Sezincote A group of volunteers and staff from Broadway Museum & Art Gallery recently visited the wonderful house and gardens at nearby Sezincote. It proved to be a delightful and rewarding afternoon out. Set in beautiful grounds and dating from the early nineteenth century, Sezincote House is a unique example of [...]

Children’s trail

2019-08-27T20:44:35+01:00August 1st, 2019|

Changing Faces: new Children’s Trail launched  The museum team have developed a great new Children’s Trail, giving  younger visitors an opportunity to investigate the museum’s many and varied exhibits and answer questions based on what they find. Themed to tie in with our current exhibition, Painting Faces: The Art of Flattery, it’s a fun way [...]

Children from Broadway First School experience the many facets and faces of their Museum

2019-07-20T14:36:38+01:00July 11th, 2019|

Recently we hosted a visit from an enthusiastic group of 6-8 year old schoolchildren from Broadway First School, as part of their Arts Week. It was a delightful experience. The 36 children in the Group took part in a packed programme. Each child engaged in several exciting activities organised specifically for them by museum staff. Firstly, [...]

Moroccan themed fund raising dinner

2019-07-20T14:32:49+01:00July 5th, 2019|

Despite slightly unseasonable weather on 15th June, the Museum’s annual charity fund raising dinner, a themed Moroccan Evening, held at Luggers Hall, Broadway was a splendid affair: delicious, authentic, Moroccan food, paired with stunning wines, resulted in a fabulous tented dining experience in a rose perfumed walled garden. Thanks to the hard work of the [...]

Painted Faces: the Art of Flattery

2019-07-20T14:38:36+01:00June 14th, 2019|

On Thursday night, Dr Caroline Palmer from the Ashmolean Museum presented a fascinating, thought-provoking talk at Broadway Museum. The talk expanded on key aspects of our current exhibition Painted Faces: The Art of Flattery, so ably curated by Dr Palmer. It explored the relationship between cosmetics and portraiture, taking us on a journey from ancient [...]

Support us without it costing you a penny

2019-07-20T14:40:57+01:00June 7th, 2019|

Please remember to use #easyfundraising whenever you shop online - over 3,600 well-known retailers will send us FREE donations at no extra cost to you!   It’s a really easy and FREE way to help us so please visit this link and search for Broadway Museum and Art Gallery.. https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/invite/30LY4U/27LAUJ

Volunteer Week

2019-07-20T14:42:41+01:00June 4th, 2019|

National Volunteers' Week, which takes place from 1st – 7th June every year, is a chance to celebrate volunteering and say ‘thank you’ for the fantastic contribution that millions of volunteers make across the UK. It gives the team at Broadway Museum a great opportunity to focus on our small group of dedicated volunteers who [...]

Just Arrived: New Exhibition, Painted Faces

2019-05-21T17:33:12+01:00May 21st, 2019|

Feature Image: Left to Right: Elizabeth Eyre, Vice Chairman; Peter Oliver, Trustee; Dr Caroline Palmer, Curator; Dr Malcolm Rogers, Chairman. We have a brand new exhibition for you to experience on the second floor of our museum. Launched on 17th May, it’s called, ‘Painted Faces: The Art of Flattery’ and is curated by Dr Caroline Palmer, [...]