Museum and Art Gallery

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Tunbridge Wells Museum and Art Gallery is based in the same building as the library and boasts an impressive collection of local artifacts.

The Museum has a fine collection of Tunbridge Ware, in fact it ha the largest collection in the World. Tunbridge Ware was a distinctive style of marquetry which was made in and around the town for over 200 years.

There is also a extensive natural history collection and large collections of interest to local historians.

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The Museum runs a schools programme which gives schools access to a range of resources.

As well as school visits to the museum, there is an outreach programme and special workshops focusing on different areas of the curriculum.

Telephone 01892 554171 or email katrina.burton@tunbridgewells.gov.uk for further information and to book sessions.

 

The art gallery runs a wide range of exhibitions throughout the year, with a special focus on local artists.

The gallery has a large exhibition space with excellent facilities for display both pictures and other art works.

For more information on the Museum and Art Gallery visit the website by clicking HERE

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Tunbridge Wells Museum and Art Gallery, Civic Centre, Mount Pleasant,
Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN1 1JN
Telephone: 01892 554171
E-mail: museum@tunbridgewells.gov.uk

 
Opening times:Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 5.00pm - Sunday 10.00am - 4.00pm
Closed Bank Holidays and Easter Saturday