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Herbert Collective: Melody Makers Open Call
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Herbert Collective: Melody Makers Open Call

Get your voice heard Be part of the story... Open... Read more

Coventry Archives and Research Centre: Heritage Open Day 2017
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Coventry Archives and Research Centre: Heritage Open Day 2017

10.00am - 4.00pm Discover a treasure trove of information on... Read more

Herbert Store Tours : Heritage Open Days 2017
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Herbert Store Tours : Heritage Open Days 2017

11.00am and 2.30pm  – Painting Store 11.00am and 2.30pm... Read more

Local Heritage Societies Fair : Heritage Open Days 2017
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Local Heritage Societies Fair : Heritage Open Days 2017

10.00am - 4.00pm Interested in learning more about heritage... Read more

Whitefriars Tours : Heritage Open Days 2017
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Whitefriars Tours : Heritage Open Days 2017

10.00am, 11.00am, 12.00pm, 2.00pm & 3.00pm Visit the rarely opened... Read more

Medieval Undercroft Tours : Heritage Open Days 2017
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Medieval Undercroft Tours : Heritage Open Days 2017

10.30am, 11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.30pm & 3.30pm - Saturday  12.30pm,... Read more

Copper Candelabra Workshop
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Copper Candelabra Workshop

1.00pm – 3.30pm Try out a new and unusual skill at this friendly... Read more

Herbert Lates: Art Fiesta
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Herbert Lates: Art Fiesta

7.30pm – 10.30pm It’s fiesta time! Celebrate the end of... Read more

Introduction to Silversmithing
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Introduction to Silversmithing

10.15am – 3.00pm This one day course will teach you all the basic... Read more

Herbert Illuminations: Picasso, master printmaker
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Herbert Illuminations: Picasso, master printmaker

12.30pm – 1.30pm Join Jenny Ramkalawon, Curator for Western... Read more

Sensory Play Days
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Sensory Play Days

Thursdays & Fridays, 10.30am – 11.30am & 1.00pm –... Read more

SEN Early Bird Session: Sensory Play Days
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SEN Early Bird Session: Sensory Play Days

Fridays, 9.15am - 10.00am Let imaginations soar as your child learns to... Read more

Arup – Living with the World’s Tallest Statue
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Arup – Living with the World’s Tallest Statue

8.00pm - 9.00pm Join engineers from leading civil engineering group... Read more

Show and Tell: Art and the Asylum
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Show and Tell: Art and the Asylum

Part of Scratch the Surface - DIALOGUE 2017 mental health arts festival,... Read more

Psyche on the Skin: Art and History
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Psyche on the Skin: Art and History

Part of Scratch the Surface - DIALOGUE 2017 mental health arts festival,... Read more

The Boy Who Bit Picasso: A Talk with Antony Penrose
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The Boy Who Bit Picasso: A Talk with Antony Penrose

An entertaining and amusing first-hand account of a life spent visiting... Read more

Herbert Late: Festival of the Dead Launch Party
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Herbert Late: Festival of the Dead Launch Party

Friday the 13th is known as the scariest, unluckiest night of the year.... Read more

Festival of the Dead Film Screening: Carnivore: Werewolf of London (UK premiere)
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Festival of the Dead Film Screening: Carnivore: Werewolf of London (UK premiere)

Part of Festival of the Dead A carnivorous creature is hellbent on... Read more

Herbert Illuminations: The Coffin Works
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Herbert Illuminations: The Coffin Works

Part of Festival of the Dead For over 100 years the Newman Brothers... Read more

Nightmares and Nibbles
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Nightmares and Nibbles

7.30pm – 8.30pm (bar from 6.45pm) 9.30pm – 10.30pm (bar from... Read more

Affordable Print and Ceramics Fair
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Affordable Print and Ceramics Fair

Celebrate the beauty and style of handcrafted prints and ceramics from the... Read more

The Boy Who Bit Picasso : Performance
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The Boy Who Bit Picasso : Performance

11.00am – 12.10pm and 2.00pm – 3.10pm (no interval) Come... Read more

Making Merry: Festive Arts, Crafts and Gifts Fair
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Making Merry: Festive Arts, Crafts and Gifts Fair

Our fabulous feast of festive fun returns, bringing you the best local... Read more

Festive Gin Tasting Experience with the Little Gin Company
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Festive Gin Tasting Experience with the Little Gin Company

Get into the Christmas spirit (see what we did there?) with a gloriously... Read more

A Christmas Carol: A Folk Opera
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A Christmas Carol: A Folk Opera

Performed in The Old Grammar School The quintessential Victorian... Read more

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