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Face to Face: Portraits Through Time
  • Exhibition

Face to Face: Portraits Through Time

Explore a centuries-old fascination with capturing our own image.... Read more

Sensory Stories & Rhymes
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  • Family

Sensory Stories & Rhymes

Every Tuesday during Coventry-term time Childminders' session:... Read more

World Book Day: The Very Hungry Caterpillar
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  • Family

World Book Day: The Very Hungry Caterpillar

  Join us for a special day of storytelling, craft activities and... Read more

Awaken the Arts
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Awaken the Arts

Awaken the Arts is for anyone who likes to look at, learn about and... Read more

Amazing Brain
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  • Workshop

Amazing Brain

The human brain is the most complex and mysterious object on the planet... Read more

CPD: Media Workshop
  • Workshop

CPD: Media Workshop

Practical workshop with our media team using photography and photo... Read more

Herbert Lates: Secret Gallery Walls and Student Art Auction
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  • After Hours

Herbert Lates: Secret Gallery Walls and Student Art Auction

     For one night only Gallery 6 becomes the... Read more

Lino Cut Print Workshop with Adie Blundell
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Lino Cut Print Workshop with Adie Blundell

£30 A day with artist Adie Blundell learning how to create your... Read more

Disabled Access Day
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  • Family

Disabled Access Day

  A day of multi-sensory stories, audio description and sensory... Read more

Sketch Coventry
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Sketch Coventry

10.00am - 3.30pm Meet in the Herbert Café and join friendly... Read more

Egypt’s Sun King: the Dazzling Reign of Amenhotep III
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Egypt’s Sun King: the Dazzling Reign of Amenhotep III

In the late 15th century BC Egypt possessed its greatest empire extending... Read more

Sensory Play Days
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  • Family

Sensory Play Days

A stimulating experience for Early Years children to play creatively and... Read more

Herbert Illumination: Royal Tudor Portraiture
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Herbert Illumination: Royal Tudor Portraiture

National Portraits Gallery Curator of Sixteenth-Century Collections,... Read more

FACETS: Aowen Jin
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  • After Hours

FACETS: Aowen Jin

FACETS welcomes Aowen Jin for the latest in the series of FREE talks with... Read more

Coventry Arts Consortium 2017
  • Exhibition

Coventry Arts Consortium 2017

The fourteenth exhibition of work by local artists showcasing a broad... Read more

Awaken the Arts
  • Event

Awaken the Arts

Exploring the exhibition Face to Face, this session will focus on Royalty... Read more

Face to Face: Audio Described Tour
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Face to Face: Audio Described Tour

Snapshots of ordinary people sit alongside Henry VIII, Marilyn Monroe,... Read more

Herbert Lates: Pre-Festival Festival
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  • After Hours

Herbert Lates: Pre-Festival Festival

An unconventional evening of drinks, music, crafts, performance and more.... Read more

Portraits for Beginners with Freida van de Poll
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Portraits for Beginners with Freida van de Poll

£30 Be inspired by our Face to Face exhibition in this workshop... Read more

Easter Holidays: Portraits, Pictures & Props
  • Family
  • Workshop

Easter Holidays: Portraits, Pictures & Props

£2 per child per workshop Experiment with a different activity... Read more

Introduction to Animation: A practical workshop for 11–14 year olds
  • Family
  • Workshop

Introduction to Animation: A practical workshop for 11–14 year olds

From cut-outs to stop motion, get animated with our award-winning Media... Read more

Easter Holidays: Your Face Is A Masterpiece
  • Family
  • Workshop

Easter Holidays: Your Face Is A Masterpiece

Transform your face into a work of art, as our skilled face painters use... Read more

Easter Holidays: Your Face Is A Masterpiece
  • Family
  • Workshop

Easter Holidays: Your Face Is A Masterpiece

Transform your face into a work of art, as our skilled face painters use... Read more

Herbert Illumination: Art of the Micronosphere
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Herbert Illumination: Art of the Micronosphere

Enter the micronosphere... Mary Courtney has recently been Leverhulme... Read more

Sensory Play Days
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  • Family

Sensory Play Days

10.30am – 11.30am & 1.00pm – 2.00pm   A... Read more

Awaken the Arts
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Awaken the Arts

Exploring the exhibition Face to Face, this session will compare portraits... Read more

Further Portrait Techniques with Freida van de Poll
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Further Portrait Techniques with Freida van de Poll

£26 Be inspired by our Face to Face exhibition in this workshop... Read more

Herbert Lates: Museums at Night
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Herbert Lates: Museums at Night

  An unconventional evening of drinks, music, crafts, performance... Read more

CPD: Explore Paintings Through Sketching
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CPD: Explore Paintings Through Sketching

Discover how our learning officers engage children through art by... Read more

Awaken the Arts
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Awaken the Arts

This session will take a look at the many wonderful sculptures on display... Read more

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