Birdwatching on the River Exe

22nd Feb 2020   

A cruise on the River Exe with an ornithologist to look at the wide range of birds which overwinter on the river.

Departure: Bristol Hotel, Prince Street: 8.30am; Clifton Triangle near Bath Store: 8.45am; Westbury Road, by Cote Park: 9.00am; Clevedon Road car park, Nailsea: 9.30am

COST to include coach fare, driver’s gratuity: £34.00
Pasty (must be ordered in advance): £3.00

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Museum Winter Lecture by David Eveleigh – Bygones and Old Curios

7.30pm    05th Mar 2020    School of Economics, Finance and Management, Woodland Road 

This lecture explores how and why the study of this new area emerged in the second half of the 19th century and how such objects became collectibles and ultimately museum pieces.

Free – no need to book
0117 922 3571
www.bristolmuseums.org.uk

Illustrated Talk by Linda Bolton : George IV – Art and Spectacle

2.30pm    07th Mar 2020    M Shed Studio 

Linda Bolton will give an insight into the exhibition at The Queen’s Gallery of some of the art collection of George IV.

Cost: £7.50 per head, including refreshments

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Tortworth Church and Tea

10th Mar 2020   

A visit to Grade II* St Leonard’s church at Tortworth, originally built in the 12th century, followed by a cream tea at the Farmer’s Table nearby.

Departure: Clevedon Road Car Park, Nailsea: 12 noon; Bristol Hotel: 12.30 pm; Clifton, Triangle West (Bath Store): 12.45 pm; St Monica’s: 1.00 pm

COST to include coach fare, driver’s gratuity and cream tea: £24.00

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Coffee in the Café

From 10.30am    10th Mar 2020    The Café, Bristol Museum & Art Gallery 

Drop in for coffee and a chat with fellow members at Bristol Museum & Art Gallery on the following dates:

Tuesday 10 March
Tuesday 14 April

Behind the Scenes – Visit to the George Muller Museum

2.00pm    16th Mar 2020   

The Muller Museum recently opened in one of the original homes built by George Muller in the 19th century to house and care for orphans.

Cost: £5.00 per head

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Exhibition at The Queen’s Gallery: George IV – Art & Spectacle

22nd Mar 2020   

George IV, perhaps the most magnificent of British monarchs, formed an unrivalled collection of art, some of which will be on display in this exhibition.

Departure: Peter Carol depot, Whitchurch: 8.15am; Clifton, Triangle West (Bath Store): 8.45am; St Monica’s bus stop, Westbury Road: 9.00am; Cribbs Causeway car park K, NEXT to Bus Station, behind John Lewis: 9.30am.

COST to include coach fare, entry fee and driver’s gratuity: £43.OO per person
Disabled visitors: £38, carer free

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Illustrated Talk by Julia Carver and lunch – Being Human: Lynn Chadwick & the Geometry of Fear

12.00 noon    28th Mar 2020    M Shed Studio 

Julia Carver will give us an insight into the sculpture exhibition at Bristol Museum & Art Gallery: Being Human. A buffet lunch is provided afterwards.

Cost: £20 per person including lunch

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Coffee in the Café

From 10.30am    14th Apr 2020    The Café, Bristol Museum & Art Gallery 

Drop in for coffee and a chat with fellow members at Bristol Museum & Art Gallery.