OFFICIAL OPENING ‘UNLIMITED POSSIBILITIES’

Posted by on Dec 19, 2018 in Blog, Exhibition Archive, News | No Comments

PEMBROKESHIRE JUNIOR SCHOOLS AND COMMUNITY GROUPS ‘UNLIMITED POSSIBILITIES’ You, your family and friends are invited to attend the OFFICIAL OPENING To be opened by Stephen Thornton (Refinery Public Affairs Manager,Valero) and Barry John MBE (The VC Gallery) Displaying art work from; -Tenby Avenue Centre -Tenby VC primary school SATURDAY 5 JANUARY, 2PM – 4PM at […]

Jazz and Folk Twelfth Night Concert

Posted by on Dec 19, 2018 in Blog, Event Archive | No Comments

Tenby Museum & Art Gallery are excited to announce our Twelfth Night @The Museum fundraiser concert happening again in the New Year on Saturday 5th January. Our first occasion, in January 2018, was the first ever concert staged in the museum, an historic occasion which attracted a full house and became the talk of the […]

Christmas Celebrations at Tenby Museum & Art Gallery

Posted by on Dec 18, 2018 in Blog, News | No Comments

Tenby’s Museum & art Gallery have had a bustling weekend whilst celebrating a well-earned success & end to the year. The Museum had been lucky enough to have been allocated a stall at this Years first ‘Tenby Christmas Market & weekend”, which was held in the De Valence. This took place over the weekend of […]

Book of the Month – Memoirs of Owen Glendower (Owain Glendower)

Posted by on Dec 8, 2018 in Blog | No Comments

MEMOIRS OF OWEN GLENDOWER (OWAIN GLYNDWR) With a sketch of the History of the Ancient Britons From the Conquest of Wales by Edward the First to the present time Illustrated with various notes, genealogical and topographical By the Rev. Thomas Thomas Rector of Aberporth, Perpetual Curate of Llanddewi Aberarth, and the Author of the St. […]

The Bear Necessities

Posted by on Dec 8, 2018 in Blog, Event Archive | No Comments

On Thursday 6 December, Mick Brown gave a wonderful insight into the private life of polar bears. Mick had seen his first polar bear in a zoo in 1967 and never believed he would ever see one in the wild. His many slides paid testament to the fact that he had since then managed to […]

Fascinating Insight into World War One

Posted by on Dec 1, 2018 in Blog, Event Archive | No Comments

As part of the museum’s on-going events programme and the WWI centenary commemorations, local historian David Llewellyn gave a fascinating talk last night (Friday 30 November) at Tenby Museum. The talk, entitled The First World War: Challenging Popular Perceptions, gave both a general view of the conflict and put events often overlooked into an historical […]

Windy Wednesday Weather Report – Museum closes Early

Posted by on Nov 28, 2018 in Blog | No Comments

Safe to say Castle Hill today (Wednesday 28 November) is extremely wet and windy indeed, with winds of up to 60 mph hitting us like a brick wall.  The decision has been made to close the museum today at 12.30pm.  Hopefully if the roof stays on and we are actually able to physically open the […]

Review of Phil Okwedy’s book launch

Posted by on Nov 27, 2018 in Blog, Event Archive, News | No Comments

Phil Okwedy and Peter Stevenson Tenby Museum, 24thNovember 2018     On Saturday Phil Okwedy entertained visitors to the museum with tales from his book “Wil and the Welsh Black cattle” – wonderful tales of family feuds, murderous actions, magic and romance, set in West Wales.   Phil described how he found that stories, particularly folk […]

Tenby ‘Kids in Museums’ Take over day

Posted by on Nov 23, 2018 in Blog, Event Archive, News | No Comments

On Friday 23 November, children and young people will be taking over museums and heritage sites across the country, from Tyneside to Torquay. One of the new Volunteers at Tenby museum & Art Gallery is Tia. She is a local College student from Pembrokeshire College, who has given her time and putting the knowledge of […]

Santa’s Christmas Card Workshop

Posted by on Nov 13, 2018 in Blog, Event Archive | No Comments

Come and join us this Christmas,All the family are welcome! Ticket includes: -Christmas card making Arts & Crafts -‘Featured Artist’ Demonstration -A Mince pie and Seasonal drink -Photo opportunity with Santa -10% off in Museum Gift shop -A Christmas chocolate & own Christmas card to takeaway Tickets are £5.50.All proceeds go to Tenby Museum charity. […]