Celebrate the anniversary of the opening of The Bowes Museum at our Summer Fete, a fun event for everyone on Sunday 10 June, from 11am until 4pm.
The Bowes Museum is continuing to expand its international reputation by furthering its cultural links with China and opening up a dialogue with venues across the United Arab Emirates.
Looking for inspiration to keep the children amused during May half term? Then check out what’s happening at The Bowes Museum and around Barnard Castle.
Please choose an area of activity where you would most like to direct your
support, i.e. supporting the upkeep of the Museum, art for young people or bringing the Museum into the park.
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The trustees of the Museum are delighted to announce it will reopen at 10.00am on Saturday 1 August.
You will be able to enjoy the hugely popular Norman Cornish: The Definitive Collection, Pre-Raphaelite Knights: Reinventing the Medieval World and blimey! Lucretia exhibitions as well as an exciting programme of family workshops throughout the summer holidays.
The health and well-being of our visitors, staff and volunteers are our priority, and in line with the latest Government guidance on COVID-19 so the changes we have made will help you to feel confident, safe and enjoy your visit.
Entry to the Museum has to be booked before you visit here or by telephoning us on 01833 690606. Details about what to expect when you visit are available when you click here.