Hear To See – A Milestone

Posted on Mar 19, 2021 in Blog | No Comments

As part of the AVIVA Community fund project Hear To See, based around audio descriptions of gems form the museum’s collection, Tenby Museum present their sixth podcast which explores a 19th century milestone, or roadside way-marker.

Hear To See – Portrait Bust of Augustus John

Posted on Mar 18, 2021 in Blog | No Comments

As part of our continuing Hear To See project, an AVIVA community fund crowd-funded project, Tenby Museum present their fifth podcast, exploring a portrait bust of the artist Augustus John by Fiore de Henriquez.

Hear To See – Figurehead of the Bertrand du Guesclin

Posted on Mar 15, 2021 in Blog | No Comments

As part of our continuing Hear To See project, an AVIVA Community Fund project, Tenby Museum and Art Gallery present our fourth podcast on the figurehead of the wrecked French barque, the Bertrand du Guesclin.

Hear To See – Penny Farthing High Wheel Bicycle

Posted on Mar 8, 2021 in Blog | No Comments

As part of Tenby Museum’s Hear To See project, funded by the AVIVA Community Fund, we are creating short podcasts to describe some of the gems from our collection for the visually impaired. In this, the third podcast as part of this project, we are looking at a Victorian high wheel bicycle, known as the […]

Hear To See – podcasts now available

Posted on Mar 2, 2021 in Blog | No Comments

As part of the AVIVA Community Funded project, Hear To See, the museum now has two podcasts up and running for the visually impaired.  These focus on audio descriptions of objects form the collection and so far we have written and recorded two episodes, one on Gwen John’s Landscape At Tenby With Figures and one […]

Hear To See – Denis Curry’s Celtic Eagle

Posted on Mar 2, 2021 in Blog | No Comments

As part of our ongoing AVIVA Community Funded project, Hear To See, Tenby Museum is presenting concise podcasts for the visually impaired, based around objects in our collection.   This podcast explores Denis Curry’s sculpture of the Celtic Eagle.

Hear To See – Landscape At Tenby With Figures by Gwen John

Posted on Feb 25, 2021 in Blog | No Comments

As part of our AVIVA Community Fund project, we are running a series of short podcasts based around the collections, which features audio description of objects for the visually impaired.  However everyone can enjoy these podcasts as a visual and historical look at some of our gems from the collection. The first one details the […]

For As Long As Forever Is: The Life and Work of Dylan Thomas

Posted on Feb 24, 2021 in Blog | No Comments

A forty minute podcast looking at the life and work of renowned and infamous Welsh poet Dylan Thomas.  The piece was taken from a performance work written by the Tenby Museum Curator Mark Lewis and recorded by Mark and his wife Emma during lockdown in 2020.   The beautiful background music is courtesy of the acoustic […]

Hear To See – Help Our Crowdfunding Project

Posted on Feb 17, 2021 in Blog | No Comments

We are Tenby Museum and Art Gallery, the oldest independent museum in Wales, and we are asking for your help for us to create online access to our fabulous collections for the visually impaired, via a project called HEAR TO SEE. Through this exciting and empowering project, the museum, an independent charity, whilst closed to […]

Happy Christmas!

Posted on Dec 21, 2020 in Blog | No Comments

Happy Christmas to you all from all of us at Tenby Museum! Best wishes for the festive season from all of us here @TenbyMuseum – stay safe all #Christmas #museum pic.twitter.com/0Fb7XPdQVm — Tenby Museum and Art (@TenbyMuseum) December 21, 2020