The Herbert Art Gallery and Museum

The Herbert Art Gallery and Museum
Jordan Well, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 5QP
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The Herbert Art Gallery and Museum

The Herbert Art Gallery and Museum is an award-winning venue that celebrates the city's culture, history and arts, pulling in more than 800,000 visitors each year.

It includes gallery space as well as a permanent exhibition including natural history, a 20th century collection and one room of 18th and 19th century pictures.

Situated next to the cathedral, the museum and art gallery is five minutes walk from Pool Meadow bus station. There are also several pay and display car parks within walking distance.

Events at this venue

There are 4 events at this location

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Awaken the Arts

Special sessions exploring the visual arts, designed for people experiencing difficulty with concentration or memory, and their friend, partner or carer.

Tue 6 Jun

£5 / 024 7683 2386

This session takes a look at the sculptures on display at the Herbert and includes works by Jacob Epstein and Barbara Hepworth.

Face to Face: Portraits Through Time

Famous Faces from Jessica Ennis Hill to Henry VIII, featuring loans from The National Portrait Gallery, The Arts Council Collection, The Courtauld and the Photo Archive Miners. Explore a centuries-old fascination with capturing our own image. Snapshots of ordinary people sit alongside Henry VIII, Marilyn Monroe, David…

Mon 22 May

FREE. Donations welcome. / 024 7683 2386

…and 11 more dates until 4 Jun

Joan Eardley: A Private View

Anna Carlisle's play about the late painter, presented by Heroica Theatre Company.

Fri 9 Jun

£12 (£10) / 024 7683 2386

Sat 10 Jun

£12 (£10) / 024 7683 2386

Sketch Coventry

Organised by local urban sketchers, meet in the Herbert Café and join friendly people for a day of sketching around Coventry city centre at this informal and supportive monthly event. Please bring your own materials. Suitable for adults.Booking not required.

Sat 10 Jun

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