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.
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
Tue 23 May
Wed 24 May
Joan Eardley: A Private View
Anna Carlisle's play about the late painter, presented by Heroica Theatre Company.
Fri 9 Jun
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.