Landscapes of the Mind: The Art of Tristram Hillier

 9th November 2019 - 18th April 2020

@ The Museum of Somerset

*Exhibition Lates – every Thursday in March until 7.00 pm* An exhibition of 20th-century British art bringing together 50 works from across the UK including loans from Tate Britain and National Galleries Scotland.

Form and Fascination: Artworks by Jenny Barron

 23rd November 2019 - 7th March 2020

@ The Museum of Somerset

Form & Fascination is a new exhibition of detailed watercolour paintings by Watchet-based artist Jenny Barron.

Gallery Tour: Landscapes of the Mind

 22nd January 2020

@ The Museum of Somerset

Find out more about the life and works of the painter Tristram Hillier in this short gallery tour. 

Toddler Explorers – Winter Animals

 7th February 2020

@ The Museum of Somerset

Discover museum collections through play and active learning.

Mindfulness and Art at the Museum

 13th February 2020

@ The Museum of Somerset

NEW! Take time out of your day to reflect and contemplate art through a mindfulness session at the Museum of Somerset.

Talk and Tea – A Somerset Sea Dragon

 14th February 2020

@ The Museum of Somerset

Learn about the amazing 188 million year old fossil marine reptile.

Castle Day

 16th February 2020

@ The Museum of Somerset

Discover Taunton Castle with re-enactors, castle tours, birds of prey, arts, crafts, dressing up and more!

Family Arts & Crafts: Landscapes of the Mind

 18th February 2020

@ The Museum of Somerset

Get creative in these hands-on family friendly arts and crafts activities inspired by the painter Tristram Hillier.

February Fun

 19th February 2020

@ The Museum of Somerset

Family half term activities inspired by the museum collections.

Magic at the Museum

 22nd February 2020

@ The Museum of Somerset

Bring your friends for a fun evening of magic at the museum!

Yoga and Art at the Museum

 26th February 2020

@ The Museum of Somerset

NEW! Refresh and revitalise body, mind and soul with yoga and art at the museum.

Finds Surgery

 7th March 2020

@ The Museum of Somerset

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

Talk and Tea – An Introduction to the Life and Art of Paul Nash

 13th March 2020

@ The Museum of Somerset

Join freelance art historian Lin Holdridge for an informative talk about British artist Paul Nash.

The Art of Tristram Hillier: A Talk by Jenny Pery

 18th March 2020

@ The Museum of Somerset

In this enlightening illustrated talk you can discover the life and art of Hillier in more detail with Hillier's biographer Jenny Pery.