Discover Bucks Museum

Discover Bucks Museum
Church Street, Aylesbury, HP20 2QP
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Events at this venue

There are 11 events at this location

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The Big Picture – Queen Ælfgifu Canvas Collaboration

40 local artists and residents, of all ages and abilities, were asked to decorate one 25 x 25cm canvas each, with their own unique style and ideas. The canvases were then assembled together, revealing the big picture – a portrait of Queen Ælfgifu, a real-life figure from 10th century England, who the Elgiva Theatre in…

Wed 20 Oct

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  • 10:00 – 16:00

Wed 27 Oct

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  • 10:00 – 16:00

The Big Picture – Queen Ælfgifu Canvas Collaboration

40 local artists and residents, of all ages and abilities, were asked to decorate one 25 x 25cm canvas each, with their own unique style and ideas. The canvases were then assembled together, revealing the big picture – a portrait of Queen Ælfgifu, a real-life figure from 10th century England, who the Elgiva Theatre in…

Tue 19 Oct

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Wed 20 Oct

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Thu 21 Oct

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…and 7 more dates until 30 Oct

Contemporary Art and Artists

Featuring a selection of artists from the inspiring Muir Trust Residency programme which was founded in 1997. We are currently advertising for an artist-printmaker to be the 13th artist in residence for the 2022 residency. Discover more. Also featuring a selection of original art prints from contemporary artists such as…

Tue 19 Oct

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  • 10:00 – 16:00

Wed 20 Oct

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  • 10:00 – 16:00

Thu 21 Oct

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  • 10:00 – 16:00
…and 7 more dates until 30 Oct

Half Term Halloween Craft: Cats n Bats

Find out about the bats in our collections and make a wooden cat or bat model.

Thu 28 Oct

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Half Term Halloween Craft: Hibernating Hedgehogs

An Autumn clay craft to celebrate the turning of the season.

Mon 25 Oct

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Half Term Halloween Craft: Highwayman Moneyboxes

Meet the Highwayman and make a moneybox.

Fri 29 Oct

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Half Term Halloween Craft: Make a Mummy

Discover the mummies in our hidden collections, find out how Ancient Egyptians mummified the dead and make a mummy of your own to take home.

Tue 26 Oct

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Half Term Halloween Craft: Terrifying Totes

Decorate a Halloween bag ready for collecting trick or treat sweets.

Sat 30 Oct

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Half Term Halloween Craft: Witch Bottles

Discover the superstitions of the olden days and the mysterious ‘witch bottle’ in our collections. Create your own bottled spell.

Wed 27 Oct

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Looking Back, Walking Forward: a Black History Shoe Project

Our Bucks Black History Museum group invite you to share photos and the stories behind a special pair of shoes with Black History. Everyone of us has a special pair of shoes, whether it is because they are beautiful, were worn on a special occasion or because they are super comfortable. Every pair of shoes has a story.

Tue 19 Oct

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Wed 20 Oct

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Thu 21 Oct

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…and 130 more dates until 28 Feb 2022

Reincarnated Rubbish – Endangered and Extinct 2

We’re delighted to show work by Val Hunt once again. With inspiration, ingenuity, humour and skill, creative recycling artist Val Hunt has created a fascinating selection of large and small sculptural pieces which are both appealing and informative. Animals, exotic birds, fish, dinosaurs and species of flora, all on the…

Tue 19 Oct

Free / 01296 331 441

Wed 20 Oct

Free / 01296 331 441

Thu 21 Oct

Free / 01296 331 441

…and 7 more dates until 30 Oct