New Exhibition Launched

2019-10-23T11:59:05+00:00October 2nd, 2019|

Image: Paul Hirons, Dr Federica Gigante and Dr Joshua Bull at the Launch Event. A new exhibition, curated by our partners at the Ashmolean Museum, has been opened. It is called ‘Dimensions: The Mathematics of Symmetry and Space’ and is the result of a ground-breaking collaboration between the Ashmolean and Oxford University’s world-renowned Mathematical Institute. [...]

Volunteer outing in the summer

2019-09-18T21:39:25+00:00September 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+00:00August 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 [...]

Painted Faces: the Art of Flattery

2019-07-20T14:38:36+00:00June 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 [...]

Volunteer Week

2019-07-20T14:42:41+00:00June 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+00:00May 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, [...]

The Art of World War II: A Personal Collection Special Exhibition Launch Event

2019-02-14T12:19:34+00:00February 14th, 2019|

Saturday 9th February saw the reopening of the Broadway Museum & Art Gallery for the 2019 season with the launch of the Art of World War 2 Special Exhibition. Forming part of the personal collection of art works of John Noott, art dealer and Museum Trustee, the exhibition was opened by Lieutenant General Sir John Kiszely KCB, [...]

February exhibition: The Art of World War II

2018-12-19T16:51:03+00:00December 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 [...]