Monthly Archives: August 2012

Collections News: New Donations

Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery continuously receives donations for the collection. Objects being donated are often from people living in Nuneaton and Bedworth and always relate to the borough in some way. We shall regularly post new acquisitions on our blog … Continue reading

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The Past Three Weeks

I have been volunteering at the Nuneaton Museum and Art Gallery for the past three weeks and unfortunately Thursday was my last day. The team here have been so helpful in getting me experience in every aspect of the Museum, from exhibition … Continue reading

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New Exhibition in the Yellow Gallery!

Hi, I’m Lauren and I am currently volunteering behind the scenes at the Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery. I have been helping install a new art exhibition by the very talented Weddington Art Group. The artists filled the gallery last Monday afternoon … Continue reading

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Collections News: New George Eliot object on display!

Here is your chance to see a fascinating blotter that is believed to have been used by the Nuneaton born writer, George Eliot and her partner John Cross. The leather blotter case contains blotting paper. Blotting paper was commonly used … Continue reading

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Antiques Road Trip drops into the Museum!

The filming crew of BBC 2’s Antiques Road Trip stopped by the Museum today to glimpse at the life and works of George Eliot. Presenter and Antiques Expert Charlie Ross chatted to Museum & Arts Officer Catherine Nisbet about the … Continue reading

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Holiday activities – the pace increases!

Well, we’re halfway through our second week of free holiday activities for children already. Time is certainly flying. Last week saw us welcome over 170 children to take part in our Make ‘n’ Take workshops, all on the theme of polar exploration. … Continue reading

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