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Court Barn Museum offers a piece of silver to "A History of the World"

Court Barn Museum in Chipping Campden has selected a piece of silver as it’s offering for the BBC and British Museum project: A History of the World.

A Gloucestershire Quilt Goes On Tour

An art work produced by quilters from the Five Valleys area of Gloucestershire is being exhibited in York at the Quilt Museum, Britain’s first museum dedicated to quilting and the textile arts.
Set to be one of the highlights of the exhibition, the Five Valley’s ‘Season’s’ quilt was produced by an unusual collaboration between eight local craftswomen.

Over the arches to the Honeybourne Line’s future at GWR175

First time in preservation: Honeyboune Line’s trains run over the Stanway Viaduct during Great Western Railway 175th Anniversary celebration
GWR175: Saturday 29th May- Sunday 6th June 2010

Gandhi’s spinning wheel to go on public display at Court Barn Museum, Chipping Campden

SUMMER EXHIBITION: Saturday 8th May – Sunday 27th June 2010
Spinning, weaving and dyeing in the north Cotswolds since 1900
This exhibition tells the story of a revival in the traditional techniques of spinning, weaving and dyeing through the lives of three extraordinary craftsmen who inspired generations.

International Image Collections visit Westonbirt - The National Arboretum

International Garden Photographer of the Year and Global Gardeners
exhibitions, April-May 2010

Westonbirt - the National Arboretum, which is managed by the Forestry
Commission,  will host two important collections of plant and tree
images throughout April and May.

Cotswolds Arts and Crafts Architecture - Meet the Author at Court Barn Museum

Catherine Gordon will be signing her new book Cotswolds Arts and Crafts Architecture at Court Barn Museum, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire GL55 6JE on Saturday 12th December between 2-4pm.

Fine Sparks - Christmas Selling Exhibition at Court Barn Museum

Saturday 5th December – Sunday 13th December 2009
Court Barn Museum, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire GL55 6JE
This month Court Barn Museum will once again be showcasing the work of the Gloucestershire Guild of Craftsmen in their annual Christmas Selling Exhibition.

Famous fossil expert to visit Corinium Museum next week

A last minute addition to a Corinium Museum Half Term holiday event will see famous fossil expert Dr Neville Hollingworth pay the Cirencester museum a visit on Friday October 30th.

Half-term highlights at the Corinium Museum

Cirencester's Corinium Museum will host a trio of exciting activities for children and their families during October half-term.

Starting on Monday October 26th, children aged between 7-12 years can come to explore characters from Roman Mythology.

Partnership between Museum and adult learning body is given £5,000 boost

A joint project between the Corinium Museum and the University of the Third Age has been given a financial boost thanks to a £5,000 grant.

The Cirencester museum, owned by Cotswold District Council, had applied to the Museums, Libraries and Archives Council for financial help to enable them to work with the four Cotswold branches of the U3A on an adult learning programme.

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