A Life in Colour: The Art of Doris Hatt

 16th March 2019 - 29th June 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

An exhibition of works by the 20th century artist Doris Hatt, a Somerset pioneer of British modernism, who exhibited her vibrant paintings of South West landscapes, portraiture and still lifes over almost five decades.

A Life in Colour – Gallery Tour

 28th March 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Find out more about the life and work of Doris Hatt in this introductory tour.

Toddler Explorers – Flowers!

 5th April 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

A fun-filled session of play and active learning.

Easter Egg Trail

 6th April 2019 - 26th April 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Search the museum to find hidden clues in this popular Easter egg hunt.

Additional Opening For School Holiday

 8th April 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Join us on Mondays during school holidays for a great family day out.

A Life in Colour – Creative Fun

 10th April 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Get creative at these family friendly multi-media art sessions inspired by the vibrant works of 20th-century artist Doris Hatt. 

Talk and Tea – Digital Mapping in the South West

 12th April 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Join Archivist Eve Bickerton for an informative talk about the digital mapping project Know Your Place.

Finds Surgery

 13th April 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Bring your archaeological finds to be recorded and identified by our expert.

A Life in Colour – Panel Discussion

 2nd May 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Discover more about what it was like to be a female artist in the early 20th century.

Toddler Explorers

 3rd May 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

A fun-filled session of play and active learning.

Strange Tales from Somerset

 4th May 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

An evening tour of the museum exploring folklore and strange tales.

Talk and Tea – Finds from Viking and Saxon Somerset

 10th May 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Join Finds Liaison Officer Laura Burnett for an informative talk, followed by tea and cake.

Museums at Night

 17th May 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Enjoy a tour of the Museum and discover the amazing collections.

Inclusive Afternoons

 17th May 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Inclusive afternoons are open to all who enjoy a quieter museum visit, including people living with autism or dementia, their families and carers.

Time Traveller Trail

 25th May 2019 - 1st June 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Collect a trail at the beginning of your visit and use your imagination to explore the museum this May half term.

Time Traveller Activities

 28th May 2019 - 30th May 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Join us at the museum for family friendly activities this May half term.

Wild Hares and Hummingbirds

 20th July 2019 - 26th October 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Based on the book by Stephen Moss, Wild Hares and Hummingbirds is a multi-sensory, interactive exhibition for families.

Wildlife Wednesdays

 24th July 2019 - 28th August 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Each Wednesday throughout the school summer holidays take part in one of our drop-in family activity sessions.

Wild Hares and Hummingbirds: Stephen Moss Evening Talk

 26th September 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Join celebrated naturalist and author Stephen Moss for an informative discussion about Somerset wildlife.