“Remains of the Day” – vibrant and diverse work by Barry John MBE goes on show

Posted by on Jan 30, 2018 in Blog, Exhibition Archive | No Comments

From electrifying paintings of the West Wales coastline to dark and savagely beautiful graffiti, Barry John MBE’s latest exhibition at Tenby Museum and Art Gallery is by turns thrilling, moving and brave. The former soldier is well known for his trailblazing work running the VC Gallery in Haverfordwest, where he provides a safe space in […]

Book of the Month – Numbers and Sufferings of the Clergy (1714)

Posted by on Jan 6, 2018 in Blog | No Comments

John Walker born in 1674 was the son of Endymion Walker (Mayor of Exeter in1682). He was a clergyman and ecclesiastical historian, known for his written and collated biographical work on Church of England priests during the Civil War and the Interregnum (the period between the execution of Charles I in 1649 and the restoring […]

Fabulous evening of folk and jazz

Posted by on Jan 6, 2018 in Blog | No Comments

Last night (5 January) the museum was fortunate enough to have the musical talents of two fabulous local bands perform in the gallery. This is the first time that the museum has hosted a musical event and it is thanks to the generosity of all the musicians, who freely gave up their time and talants […]