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Gosport Gallery, Gosport Discovery Centre  EARCH, S Gosport Discovery Centre Westbury Manor, Fareham WHAT’S ON JANUARY TO APRIL 2017

Gosport Gallery


Westbury Manor Museum


GOSPORT GALLERY, GOSPORT DISCOVERY CENTRE WALPOLE ROAD, GOSPORT, PO12 1NS 023 9250 1957 Royal Blood: Births, Battles and Beheadings 21 January to 11 March Births, Battles and Beheadings is a stunning new exhibition celebrating Hampshire’s glorious royal history. From the time of the Late Iron Age Kings to the dark days of the Civil War, the exhibition features a spectacular array of objects and artefacts. Explore with us the surviving evidence from this incessant fight for power. FREE

Royal Blood on a wider stage: the execution of King Charles I, 30 January 1649

Saxons in Gosport 25 February, 10:30am – 12:30pm and 1:30pm – 3:30pm Weorod Saxon re-enactors will visit Gosport Gallery during the Royal Blood Births, Battles and Beheadings exhibition for a day of living history. Come and meet the Saxon warriors, learn about their costumes, their technologies and their weaponry. Suitable for all the family – don’t forget your camera! FREE

Pop-up Art and Craft Sale 15 and 16 March Display and sale of art and craft products and gifts by local artists and craftsmen. FREE

Drawn to Nature 18 March to 29 April Come and enjoy the work of three talented, local artists inspired by nature. Together, Kevin Hayward, Clive Meredith and Julia Pankhurst encapsulate the richness of the countryside, coast and wildlife in this exciting and varied exhibition. From flora and fauna to the ever-changing sea, all three artists portray the natural world in their own distinctive style.

Langstone Harbour, by Clive Meredith


SEARCH, GOSPORT DISCOVERY CENTRE 50 CLARENCE ROAD, GOSPORT, PO12 1BU 023 9250 1957 Booking Line: 023 9252 3463 The Little Princess Galleries for Beginners 15 February, 11:15am – 12noon A Galleries for Beginners workshop for under 5s with parents or carers. Enjoy some hands-on fun and stories all about the Little Princess. Just turn up, no need to book. FREE with £1 donation for a make-and-take

Wonderful Watercolours 18 April, 10:30am – 12:30pm. Enter via Gosport Gallery Family workshop for the school holidays led by a professional artist. Inspired by the artworks on display in the gallery, you can have a go at using watercolour paint in an expressive way for different effects to create your own watercolour masterpiece. Places must be booked in advance through Gosport Gallery on 023 9250 1957. Suitable for ages 6+. Cost: £4 per child, accompanying adults free

WESTBURY MANOR 84 WEST STREET, FAREHAM, PO16 0JJ 01329 822063 2017 is an exciting year for Westbury Manor. The museum will be undergoing a complete refurbishment, transforming it into a vibrant and lively focal point in the heart of the community. There will be a bigger cafĂŠ and shop area, more space for pop-up exhibitions and a great new programme of events for all the family. We have lots of opportunities for volunteers to help us before, during and after the refurbishment. If you would like to take part, call Cerian Trevan on 07702 558597.


Volunteer with us. Visit our website to find out how. Don’t miss out! Join our mailing list at

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Hampshire Cultural Trust manages 23 venues working in partnership with local authorities and communities in Hampshire and Dorset. We are a registered charity (no. 1158583) and rely on charitable donations to help us keep most venues free. We hope you enjoy your visit, and please donate to help us give the past a future. To find out more, visit: Details correct at time of going to press but subject to change.

Gosport and Fareham Museums What's On January - April 2017  

What's on at the Gallery and SEARCH at Gosport Discovery Centre and Westbury Manor, Fareham January - April 2017 from Hampshire Cultural Tru...

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