Monthly Archives: October 2012

Touch Down

Museum Assistant and volunteer Steph Smith put the final touches to one of our Touch Base sensory points last week in our George Eliot Gallery. The multi sensory Touch Bases are located around the museum with each base having a … Continue reading

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Great Scott

Last Friday a capacity audience welcomed Bryan Lintott from the Scott Polar Research Institute for a fascinating lunchtime talk on the Polar Expedition of 1912. Bryan skilfully illustrated the vastness of the Antarctic and also the ambition and drive of … Continue reading

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Collections News: New George Eliot object on display!

Here is another opportunity to see a new object on display from the George Eliot collection at Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery. This is a wall plaque showing Shepperton Church. Shepperton is one of the settings in George Eliot’s first … Continue reading

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Gurkha Project Boost

Gurkha Project Boost   Today Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery was proud to receive a complete Number 2  Dress Uniform from an ex Gurkha soldier. Former Gurkha Sergeant Robin Rai has kindly donated the uniform along with belt, shoes and … Continue reading

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