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Fevral: A Folklore
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Fevral: A Folklore

Within this exciting exhibition artist Stewart Francis Easton... Read more

Play: An Exploration of Toys, Games & Fun
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Play: An Exploration of Toys, Games & Fun

Delve into the world of play in this interactive exhibition for all the... Read more

Rare: From 8-bit to Xbox One
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Rare: From 8-bit to Xbox One

Join us for a celebration of Rare, the award-winning and internationally... Read more

Early Years Exhibition: World of Play
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Early Years Exhibition: World of Play

Monday - Saturday: 10.00am - 3.45pm  Sunday: 12.00am -... Read more

Coming to Coventry: 70th Anniversary of the Empire Windrush

Only open during Coventry Archives opening hours Wednesday –... Read more

Activity Passport
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Activity Passport

​This summer we are giving away LEGO sets to get your kids’... Read more

Summer Holidays: Play Makers
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Summer Holidays: Play Makers

10:30am – 3:30pm Every day excluding Sundays. This summer is all... Read more

Mess is Magic
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Mess is Magic

This week is all about getting messy, the magic bit is that we clean up... Read more

Coventry Draws: on a Monday
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Coventry Draws: on a Monday

Mondays (except Bank Holidays) | 1.45pm – 3.45pm| £6 A... Read more

Role Play Challenge
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Role Play Challenge

What do you wanna be when you grow up? A ballerina, astronaut, train... Read more

Home Made Toys
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Home Made Toys

Join us for the last week of the summer holidays and go back in time to... Read more

Treasures of the Archive Tours
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Treasures of the Archive Tours

2.00pm – 3.00pm Every last Friday in the month (see dates for... Read more

A World War One Commemoration
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A World War One Commemoration

To mark the centenary of the end of the First World War in November 1918,... Read more

Treasured Tales: Disappear Here
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  • Talk

Treasured Tales: Disappear Here

1.00pm -2.00pm Disappear Here was a project that aimed to bring... Read more

Mini Makers
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Mini Makers

Two sessions: 10.30am – 12.00pm & 1.30pm –... Read more

Coventry Biennial of Contemporary Art: A new beginning
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Coventry Biennial of Contemporary Art: A new beginning

Join the Coventry Biennial team to celebrate the launch of their new... Read more

Heritage Open Days - Herbert Store Tours
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  • Heritage Open Days

Heritage Open Days - Herbert Store Tours

Heritage Open Days - Free Go on a tour of discovery in the... Read more

Heritage Open Days - Herbert Undercroft Tours
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  • Heritage Open Days

Heritage Open Days - Herbert Undercroft Tours

Heritage Open Days - Free Drop-in to the Hebert to enjoy a short tour... Read more

Igers Coventry Waste Land Instameet
  • After Hours

Igers Coventry Waste Land Instameet

Instagrammers assemble! Whether you are a beginner or a serious... Read more

British Abstract Painting in the Eighties
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British Abstract Painting in the Eighties

This one-day symposium is intended to reconsider the development and... Read more

Performed Reading of ‘The Waste Land’

Doors open 6.00pm In celebration of the opening of Journeys with... Read more

Journeys with ‘The Waste Land’
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Journeys with ‘The Waste Land’

A visual response for Coventry to TS Eliot’s poem The Waste Land... Read more

Heritage Open Days - Coventry Archives
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  • Heritage Open Days

Heritage Open Days - Coventry Archives

Heritage Open Days - Free|Drop-in To celebrate the relaunch of... Read more

Screenprinting: Fabric & Paper
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Screenprinting: Fabric & Paper

In this artist led workshop you will create your own designs and learn the... Read more

Heritage Open Days - Old Grammar School
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  • Heritage Open Days

Heritage Open Days - Old Grammar School

Heritage Open Days - Free|Drop-In Visit this beautifully renovated... Read more

Rare: Tales from Twycross
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  • Talk

Rare: Tales from Twycross

Your chance to learn more about the life and lore of a studio that’s... Read more

Festival of Imagineers
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Festival of Imagineers

Various times and venues, see website for details The Festival of... Read more

Herbert Illumination TS Eliot: Mapping 'The Waste Land'
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Herbert Illumination TS Eliot: Mapping 'The Waste Land'

​Join speaker Adrian Barlow for a talk offering an insight in to T.S.... Read more

Sensory Play Days
  • Family

Sensory Play Days

Thursdays & Fridays, 10.30am – 11.30am & 1.00pm –... Read more

Rear View by IOU
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Rear View by IOU

‘If at 65 you could say something to yourself at 23, what would it... Read more

Cult Classics: The Rocky Horror Picture Show
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Cult Classics: The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Warm up your singing voice, get your corset out and air those... Read more

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