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WONDER - Where Reality and Imaginary Collide
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WONDER - Where Reality and Imaginary Collide

Seven remarkable artists have been united to take you on a journey to... Read more

Summer Holidays - A Summer of Playful Making
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Summer Holidays - A Summer of Playful Making

​Tuesday 23 July – Saturday 31 August (excluding Sundays) 10.30am... Read more

Art Masterclass: Linocut Printmaking
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Art Masterclass: Linocut Printmaking

An exciting opportunity for children to learn the techniques of... Read more

Wandering Web Workshop
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Wandering Web Workshop

Ludic Rooms invites you to help us invent a new piece of work, called the... 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

Sensory Stories and Rhymes
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Sensory Stories and Rhymes

Explore our collections through songs, stories, movement and sensory... Read more

Mini Makers
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Mini Makers

There is tons of creative fun for little hands and feet in this informal... Read more

Artist Talk: Julia Snowdin
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Artist Talk: Julia Snowdin

Julia Snowdin discusses the process of creating her first light... Read more

Heritage Open Days - Archives Tour
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Heritage Open Days - Archives Tour

Friday 13 September and Saturday 14 September 10.30am-11.30pm As... Read more

Heritage Open Days - Behind the Scenes
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Heritage Open Days - Behind the Scenes

Friday 13 September and Saturday 14 September Join one of the... Read more

Heritage Open Days - Old Grammar School
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Heritage Open Days - Old Grammar School

Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 September 12.00pm – 4.00pm Visit... Read more

Herbert Illuminations: Centenary of Coventry's First Women Councillors
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Herbert Illuminations: Centenary of Coventry's First Women Councillors

This autumn Coventry City Council celebrates the centenary anniversary of... Read more

Sensory Play Days
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Sensory Play Days

Let imaginations soar as your child learns to play creatively in this... Read more

Heritage Open Days - Herbert Undercroft Tours
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Heritage Open Days - Herbert Undercroft Tours

Saturday 21 September and Sunday 22 September 12.00pm -... Read more

Bridge
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Bridge

A bridge appears in Broadgate, Coventry. For three days, it is host... Read more

Silversmithing Workshop
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Silversmithing Workshop

Led by our informative tutors, Laura and Naim, this workshop will teach... Read more

Documenting the News Makers - Oral History and the Coventry Evening Telegraph
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Documenting the News Makers - Oral History and the Coventry Evening Telegraph

This event will shed light on the history of the Coventry Telegraph and... Read more

Mothers Who Make
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Mothers Who Make

This innovative nationwide movement continues in Coventry this... Read more

Coffee and Cake Chinwag
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Coffee and Cake Chinwag

Kick starting on International Coffee Day, meet and mingle with other... Read more

Heritage Storeys
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Heritage Storeys

Heritage Storeys is a Virtual Reality storytelling experience where you... Read more

Start With Us | Coventry Biennial
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Start With Us | Coventry Biennial

Be among the first people to visit Coventry Biennial 2019. (Image:... Read more

Celebrate With Us
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Celebrate With Us

Join us for a drinks reception and speeches to celebrate the launch of the... Read more

Coventry Biennial - The Twin
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Coventry Biennial - The Twin

The highly anticipated second Coventry Biennial will unfold across the... Read more

Stretch With Us: Artist-Led Yoga
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Stretch With Us: Artist-Led Yoga

A series of participatory yoga sessions to ease you into a Saturday at... Read more

Watch With Us: Ways of Something
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Watch With Us: Ways of Something

The film consists of one-minute videos by international digital artists... Read more

Wildfloss Abstract Embroidery Workshop
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Wildfloss Abstract Embroidery Workshop

An introduction to abstract embroidery.  Artist Ruth Hughes will show... Read more

Treasured Tales: History of Caludon Castle
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Treasured Tales: History of Caludon Castle

John Clarke OBE and George Demidowicz will be giving a talk on the history... 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

Talk with us: Twice Over. The Making of an Installation
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Talk with us: Twice Over. The Making of an Installation

Join Ryan Hughes, Artistic Director of Coventry Biennial and exhibiting... Read more

Radical Drawing: Works from Coventry and the Courtauld
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Radical Drawing: Works from Coventry and the Courtauld

Radical Drawing is a unique opportunity to explore a group of remarkable... Read more

October Half Term – Festival of the Dead
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October Half Term – Festival of the Dead

Join us to create some spooktacular crafts as part of our Festival of the... Read more

World Nursery Rhyme Week: On Tour!
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World Nursery Rhyme Week: On Tour!

It’s World Nursery Rhyme week and to celebrate we are taking our... Read more

Boudica Festival 2019
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Boudica Festival 2019

Celebrating The Talent Of Womxn In The Music Industry Boudica Festival... Read more

Behind the Scenes Family Store Tour
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Behind the Scenes Family Store Tour

Join our Curator for a 30 minute behind the scenes talk and tour in our... Read more

Art Masterclass: Screen Printed Canvas Bags
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Art Masterclass: Screen Printed Canvas Bags

Continuing with our programme of exciting art classes for children, we... Read more

Nightmares and Nibbles
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Nightmares and Nibbles

Location: Old Grammar School Friday 25 October | Saturday 26 October |... Read more

Exploring Eliot's Coventry
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Exploring Eliot's Coventry

The Herbert is celebrating 200 years since the birth of author George... Read more

Jesmonite Jewellery Workshop
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Jesmonite Jewellery Workshop

Create a beautiful and on-trend jesmonite pendant, and design it in block... Read more

Affordable Prints and Ceramics Fair
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Affordable Prints and Ceramics Fair

Celebrate the beauty and style of handcrafted prints and ceramics from the... Read more

Lino Cutting Workshop
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Lino Cutting Workshop

Discover the techniques needed to cut designs, create a relief surface,... Read more

Coventry Accents in Coventry Archives
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Coventry Accents in Coventry Archives

Linguistics is the scientific study of language. Dr. Christopher Strelluf... Read more

Watch With Us: Vaseline and Mud Mask
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Watch With Us: Vaseline and Mud Mask

A screening of a pair of films by Mathew Parkin which explore the... Read more

Midlands Arts Papers 3 - Launch
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Midlands Arts Papers 3 - Launch

An event celebrating the new issue of the online journal. Hear from... Read more

Tales from Coventry Tables: A Supper Club
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Tales from Coventry Tables: A Supper Club

Food is much more than sustenance: it can remind you of home and transport... Read more

Herbert Illuminations: Nothing new? Radical drawing through the ages
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Herbert Illuminations: Nothing new? Radical drawing through the ages

Is the idea of ‘radical drawing’ something that only came into... Read more

Making Merry - Arts, Crafts and Gifts Fair
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Making Merry - Arts, Crafts and Gifts Fair

Our fabulous feast of festive fun returns, bringing you the best local and... Read more

Wreath Making Workshop
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Wreath Making Workshop

Create a fabulous wreath in this ever popular workshop We’ll... Read more

Christmas Early Years Celebrations
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Christmas Early Years Celebrations

Tis the season to sing with Santa and enjoy a Christmas story... Read more

A Brief History of Christmas: 600 Years of Yuletide Songs, Carols, Tunes & Tales
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A Brief History of Christmas: 600 Years of Yuletide Songs, Carols, Tunes & Tales

Acclaimed musicians GreenMatthews (with special guest Jude Rees of... Read more

Spectra presents, Eat the Stars
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Spectra presents, Eat the Stars

An immersive world of sight, sound, smell, touch and taste. Eat the... Read more

Herbert Illuminations - George Eliot at 200 - and the Coventry Connection
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Herbert Illuminations - George Eliot at 200 - and the Coventry Connection

Mary Ann Evans spent the first 21 years of her life at Griff, midway... Read more

Christmas Holidays – Winter Wonders
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Christmas Holidays – Winter Wonders

Celebrate the New Year with us as we create stunning Winter Wonder Window... Read more

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