Upcoming Events


Spooky Family Fun Day

25 October, 11.00 – 4.00, Children must be accompanied by an adult for whom normal admission applies. Free to pass holders.

Spooky Family Fun Day

Trick or Treat! Halloween excitement for all the family, come and make a witch’s broom, create a potion and take part in the magician trail during this drop in session. Lots of crafty activities to keep you out of mischief! Children must be accompanied by an adult for whom normal admission applies. Free to pass holders.


Cobweb Orchestra

4 November, 6.00, £11 Adults, £10 Concs and Friends

Cobweb Orchestra An evening of music by Mozart in the superb setting of the Museum’s Picture Galleries. Cobweb Orchestra players from throughout the North will be joined by inspirational soloists Jo Montgomery and Chrissie Slater in the sublime Sinfonia Concertante for violin, viola and orchestra. The programme will also include Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, the Haffner Symphony and the ever popular overture from The Marriage of Figaro.

Book here


Painting Everyday Life in Oils or Acrylic

9 Nov Time 10.00 – 4.30 Cost £35 Adults £33 Friends (inc morning refreshments)

Painting Everyday Life in Oils or Acrylic

Join artist Linda Birch to be inspired by the work of Courbet, the socialist realist painter of everyday life, whose work hangs in the Museum. This class will examine how to depict people at work or pursuing leisure interests, including sporting and social events, farming and shopping. 

Book now


Let it Snow – Two Small Christmas Pictures

7 Dec Time 10.00 – 4.30 Cost £35 Adults £33 Friends (inc morning refreshments)

Let it Snow – Two Small Christmas Pictures

The Bowes Museum has some lovely winter paintings, including the work of Joséphine Bowes. Based on a Hans Christian Andersen story about a little fir tree, join artist Linda Birch to create a small but richly decorative picture using watercolours or acrylics. The painting will be of two small images on a folded piece of mount card with a richly decorated edge. 

Book now


The Bowes Museum Christmas Market

14, 15 & 16 December, £5.00 Adult, £2.50 Children

The Bowes Museum Christmas Market

The Bowes Museum’s popular annual Christmas Market is not to be missed. Featuring a wide range hand-picked stallholders offering delicious locally sourced food and unique crafts, live music and plenty of seasonal entertainment, this is the feel good event of the season.For travel trade enquiries please contact groups@thebowesmuseum.org.uk (discounted rates available on 14 December).

For stall enquiries please contact events@thebowesmuseum.org.uk with details of your business, a website/social media page or some images.


RSS

12

Note:
*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.

Calendar


«August 2018»
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
303112345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
272829303112
3456789