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 […]

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 […]

St Davids Day competition

Posted by on Feb 26, 2019 in Blog, News | No Comments

Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus! Happy St Davids day! To celebrate our Welsh heritage this week,We are giving away 6 Adult Annual Passes for you & your family, (Kids already have free entrance) This includes free daily entrance to the Museum & Art Gallery for a whole year! Post your pictures on own social media sites https://www.facebook.com/tenbymuseumandartgallery/ of […]

Review of Greenwich Meantime & Navigation at sea- A talk with Mick Brown

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

Mick Brown gave a fascinating talk last night at Tenby Museum on the history of navigation.  He started the talk by discussing how animals navigate in comparison to humans before examining in more detail the history of maritime navigation.  This, he illustrated, was all based around the accuracy of coordinates, namely working out the latitude […]

100% Tenby -New Art Exhibition Open’s 9th March

Posted by on Feb 20, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive, Exhibition Archive, News | No Comments

Works from the collection of Jan Regemortel. The Exhibition will be running in the Gallery at Tenby Museum from Saturday 9th of March until Sunday 7th of April. Official opening 9th March 2-4pm. This latest Exhibition features Jan’s generous collection, which features Tenby Town. Jan was born in Belle Vue Chambers, the top flat above […]

Art Exhibition Official Opening ‘Drawings and Paintings’ Pamela Burns & David Field

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

On Saturday the 2nd of February we will be opening a new Exhibition ‘Drawings and Paintings’ From Pamela Burns and David Field At Tenby Museum & Art Gallery. The official opening will be from 2pm-4pm on the Saturday and the exhibition will be displayed in our gallery until the 2nd of March. Pamela Burns was […]

Loveston Colliery Disaster – A talk with David Llewellyn

Posted by on Jan 25, 2019 in Blog, Event Archive, News | No Comments

Join us at Tenby Museum and art Gallery for a talk on the ‘Loveston colliery Disaster’ with David Llewellyn, where we learn a little of the mining history of Pembrokeshire. We then focus in on this event that shocked the whole community to it’s very core in 1936. We learn about the miners who were […]

Murder Mystery Evening

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

Sleuths needed! Keep Calm and Carry on at Carew It is 1943 and, as Carew village prepares for its annual Flower and Produce Show, a murder is discovered! As a guest of the Murder Mystery Evening, you will be invited to help solve ‘who dunnit’ during an evening of hilarity and heinous deeds. This is […]

Greenwich Meantime and Navigation at sea- A Talk with Mick Brown

Posted by on Jan 22, 2019 in Blog, News | No Comments

Come to Tenby Museum & Art Gallery for another one of our exciting talks on the 21st of February at 7pm. What is a Meridian? Why, how and when was the Greenwich Meridian chosen above all others? How instrumental was the contribution of a modest Yorkshire carpenter in the development of Britain as a great […]

Fabulous Folk & Jazz Evening

Posted by on Jan 9, 2019 in Blog, Exhibition Archive, News | No Comments

Last Saturday (5 January) saw the return of Lucky 12 and Firebyrd Trio to Tenby Museum for their Twelfth Night Concert. Lucky 12 – Duncan Whitehurst (guitar and vocals), Rebecca Whitehurst (violin and vocals), Jack Deere Jones (double bass) and Harry Whitehurst (percussion) – played a number of songs from their recently released self-penned album, […]