Upcoming Events

Streatlam Castle Gallery Talk

17 January, 2.15

Streatlam Castle Gallery Talk

Join guest curator Jonathan Peacock for an informal insight into the current exhibition Streatlam Castle: Rediscover the home of John and Joséphine Bowes.

Discover Family Arts Award at The Bowes Museum and The Witham

Friday 2 June, 10.00-5.00, £12.00 per family (max. 2 adults and 3 children)

Discover Family Arts Award at The Bowes Museum and The Witham

Take part in this inspiring all day adventure, exploring the arts with The Bowes Museum and The Witham, Barnard Castle.

From plays to portraits, all art forms are explored via a range of exciting activities, providing participatory fun and creativity for the whole family. Adults and children alike will be involved as they work together to complete their challenges and earn a family certificate.

Fun with Clay

2 June, 10.00 –12.00 or 1.30 - 3.30, £4.50 per child

Fun with Clay

Explore and sketch in the ceramics galleries before creating your very own clay creation in this fun workshop. Children must be accompanied by an adult, for whom there is no charge for the event.

Book now for 10.00 | 1.30

Gallery Talk

2 June, 2.15

Gallery Talk Join Assistant Curator of Fine Art, Bernadette Petti to explore the recent acquisition St. Luke Drawing the Virgin and Child by the workshop of Dieric Bouts, now on display in the Museum's picture galleries.


*Online booking closes the day before the event takes place. Call 01833 690606 to see if places are still available.
**Unless otherwise stated events are free with general admission and to Pass holders. Booking maybe required where requested.