D-Day at Tenby Museum

Posted by on Jun 7, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive, News | No Comments

To pay tribute to the 75th anniversary on the 6th of June known as D-Day, Tenby Museum and Art Gallery hosted a talk by David Llewellyn, ‘The View From Across the Channel’. David has had a passion for history for as long as he can remember with a particular focus on both military and local […]

Success for ‘The Night at Tenby Museum’

Posted by on Apr 26, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive, News | No Comments

Family’s arrived at Tenby museum to witness what happens when the doors close for the night. The museum reopened to the public at 6pm to share the stories from some of Tenby’s most well known characters. The evening started off with Tenby’s museums forgetful tour guide, so forgetful in fact the children had to rename […]

Easter Bunny Visits Tenby on Castle hill

Posted by on Apr 23, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive, News | No Comments

Last Friday (19th April) Rascal the Easter Bunny came to visit Tenby. Tenby Museum and art Gallery arranged for the children and families enjoying their Easter holidays to come and meet Rascal. It was a beautiful sunny spring afternoon which made it great fun for all. Families frolicked in the sun to the bunny dance. […]

Beneath Our Feet – Treasure & Portable Antiquities from South Pembrokeshire relating to Medieval Trade

Posted by on Apr 17, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive, Forthcoming Events, News | No Comments

On the 15th of May at 7pm Tenby Museum & Art Gallery Presents Saving Treasures; Telling Stories is an HLF funded project which is acquiring archaeological objects for local and national collections, providing training for heritage professionals and volunteers and engaging local communities with their pasts through the funding of community archaeology projects led by local […]

Volunteer Open day

Posted by on Apr 9, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive, News | No Comments

Interested in becoming a volunteer at Tenby Museum & Art Gallery? Come along to our open day on the 2nd of May from 10.30am until 12pm. Get the chance to have a natter over tea, coffee and of course a few biscuits with the friendly Museums staff, current volunteers and trustees. We have lots of […]

OLD & NEW WORK – THE JOURNEY By OLIVIA ARGENT

Posted by on Apr 3, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive, Exhibition Archive, News | No Comments

Tenby Museum and Art Gallery are very happy to be welcoming back Artist Olivia Argent. Her previous exhibitions have included “Knowing the dancer from the dance” and “Dancing into the spotlight”. Tenby Museum will be the first to see Olivia’s latest work which will feature a diverse selection showcasing 32 pieces of dance inspired canvases. […]

Rascal the Easter Bunny

Posted by on Mar 22, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive, News | No Comments

Hippity Hoppity Hop!!! Rascal is back to Bop! Come and meet Rascal the Easter Bunny on the 19th of April at 3.30pm. Meet at Tenby Museum and follow Rascal up Castle hill to Celebrate spring with the real Easter Bunny. 30 minutes of fun and laughter; -Meet, greet and introduce -Bunny hopping race -Bunny dance […]

A Tragedy at Loveston

Posted by on Mar 19, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive, News | No Comments

As part of its regular series of talks about local history and natural events Tenby Museum and Art Gallery welcomed David Llewellyn, archivist with a keen interest in the local mining history, to give a talk on Loveston Colliery disaster. The event was extremely well attended and took place on the 15th of March. Many […]

A Tragedy at Loveston: Fascinating talk by David Llewellyn

Posted by on Mar 17, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive | No Comments

As part of its continuing series of talks on local history, Tenby Museum once again welcomed David Llewellyn, an archivist with a keen interest in the history of local mining, to give a talk on the Loveston Colliery disaster of 1936. Many knew of the tragic events that took place at Landshipping in 1844 but […]

100% Tenby

Posted by on Mar 13, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive, Exhibition Archive, News | No Comments

The current exhibition at Tenby Museum and Art Gallery, rightly entitled “100% Tenby” is a little different from usual. It is, said Trustee Kathy Talbot, a ‘cornucopia of Tenby’ – Jan Regmortel who has a great love of Tenby and lived here as a child, has, over 25 years, collected paintings of Tenby and has […]