Herbert Art Gallery and Museum - Heritage Open Days 2019

13 September 2019 - 14 September 2019 Every day
  • Location: The Herbert Art Gallery and Museum Jordan Well, Coventry, CV1 5QP
  • Time: 10:00 - 16:00
  • Cost: FREE

The Herbert Art Gallery and Museum tells 2000 years of Coventry's history and is home to an impressive visual art collection. In 2010 it was awarded Family Friendly Museum of the Year.

Hod 25 2019

Join one of the Herbert’s free ‘Behind the Scenes’ tours of the museum stores. Each tour will last about 45 minutes and can accommodate up to 12 people (suitable for ages 5 and upwards). Please contact us in advance if you have any special access requirements.
11.30am - 12.30pm 
This tour will look at the Herbert’s collection of oil paintings, dating from the 1500s to the present day.
1.30pm - 2.30pm 
Explore our Natural Sciences collection, including taxidermy mammals and birds, as well as insects, fossils, skeletons and more.
2.30pm - 3.30pm 
We will examine some of the historic fashions in the collection as well as the museum’s fabulous collection of Coventry-made silk ribbons. 

Book your tour through the website www.theherbert.org or call 02476237521

Opening Times

Friday 13 September: 1000-1600 - tours will run between 1130 - 1530
Saturday 14 September: 1000-1600 - tours will run between 1130 - 1530

Booking Details

Pre-booking: Required
Please meet at reception
Call: 024 7623 7521
Go to: http://www.theherbert.org

Additional Information

Max 12 people per tour/session. 


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