Sorry we are closed but…

Posted by on Mar 19, 2020 in Blog, News | No Comments

With the Covid-19 virus dictating all decisions and our choices at the present moment, for the safety of our staff and visitors, Tenby Museum & Art Gallery has taken the decision to close to the general public for the foreseeable future in order to reduce social contact and potential spread of the disease. This is […]

Shanties, Ship’s Biscuit & Spritzer

Posted by on Jul 29, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive, News | No Comments

Weather permitting, on Sunday 4 August, between 2.30 and 5.00pm, the Friends of Tenby Museum & Art Gallery are holding a fundraiser on the Castle Hill Bandstand to which all are invited. The shanties will be sung by The Vagrants Crew, and the ship’s biscuit and spritzer will be available to buy. All the proceeds […]

“Windows, Doors & Alleyways” – joint project with Tenby Camera Club

Posted by on Jul 15, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive, News | No Comments

On Thursday 25 July, Tenby Museum & Art Gallery and Tenby Camera Club invite you to take part in a fun, creative and entertaining event based around photography. The theme of the day is based around ‘Windows, Doors and Alleyways’. Photographs can be taken on any device including mobile phone, I-pad or camera and images […]

Saving Treasures events with schools “fires the interest and creativity”

Posted by on Jul 4, 2019 in Blog, News | No Comments

As part of the Saving Treasures; Telling Stories project,  a partnership project between Amgueddfa Cymru-National Museum Wales, The Federation of Museums and Art Galleries of Wales and the Portable Antiquities Scheme in Wales which aims to promote the portable archaeological heritage of Wales through acquiring finds made by the public, Tenby Museum has recently been working […]

Be Inspired & Get Involved!

Posted by on Jun 30, 2019 in Blog, News | No Comments

Ysbrydoli Sir Benfro Inspiring Pembrokeshire Project Consultation What are your views on better access to quality arts and culture for everyone in Pembrokeshire? Can arts organisations and groups in the county work more closely together? And how can we raise the profile of arts and celebrate Pembrokeshire’s diverse bilingual cultural offer? These are just some […]

Workshop at the VC Gallery

Posted by on Jun 13, 2019 in Blog, News | No Comments

Yesterday (Wednesday 12 June) Curator Mark Lewis and Events Co-ordinator Chloe Ashton-Milton from Tenby Museum held a workshop at the VC Gallery in Haverfordwest, based around four works of art in different styles. The pictures were The Bride & Groom by John Uzzell Edwards, Flamenco by Olivia Argent, Self Portrait buy Augustus John and an […]

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 […]

Beneath Our Feet

Posted by on May 14, 2019 in Blog, News | No Comments

A new display of medieval archaeology all fund beneath the ground across Pembrokeshire, has gone on display at Tenby Museum. Beneath Our Feet is part of the Saving Treasures: Telling Stories project and working in conjunction with this initiative, is a joint venture between Tenby and Narberth Museums as part of the Pembrokeshire Museum’s Association. […]

The Charles Darwin Letters

Posted by on May 8, 2019 in Blog, News | No Comments

In August 1840 Charles Darwin replied to a letter from Reverend Gilbert Smith, Rector of Gumfreston and an avid amateur geologist and archaeologist. Smith had written to Darwin concerning the matter of skeletal remains of animals found on Caldey Island. At this time Darwin had conceived his idea of natural selection but did not release […]

D-Day: The View from Across the Channel

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

Come and join Tenby Museum and Art Gallery on the 6thof June at 7pm for our talk with David Llewellyn. 75 years ago on 6thJune 1944 the fate of Western Europe hung of the events of a single day. What happened that day defined the future of the world we live in today. In the […]