Worthing Museum & Art Gallery

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October Half Term Workshops

24 October 2017 to 27 October 2017


Sussex Guild

We welcome once again this highly skilled local group of artists and craftspeople to WMA.

11 November 2017 to 27 January 2018

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Collections in Bloom

Floral expression through painting, drawing, ceramics, costume and textiles from within the collections.

16 September 2017 to 31 March 2018

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Fans Unfolded

This exhibition explores the art, language, and craftsmanship of the fan

21 October 2017 to 31 March 2018

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Archaeology Walks

The first year of archaeology walks by WMA! Join our archaeologist and historian James on four fascinating walks on the wonderful local Downs - with guaranteed breath-taking views! See everything from Neolithic flint mines, Bronze Age burial mounds, deserted medieval villages and lots more!

8 March 2017 to 23 August 2017

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Isolation Chamber Vacation

The subject of ‘aloneness’ explored through film, photography, installation, painting and drawing

15 April 2017 to 2 September 2017

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Costume Trail

Fashion charting the history of Worthing

1 October 2016 to 31 August 2018

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Archaeology Talks

This year we’re running a full programme of talks covering the history of Worthing and Sussex from the pleistocene era up to the age of steam.

12 October 2017 to 7 December 2017

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Inspired by the Downs

Another chapter in the long history of these chalk hills and perhaps in the future the humble sheep will dominate the coombes and scarps once more.

19 August 2017 to 28 October 2017

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Schools of Thought

art over the 19th and 20th centuries

6 May 2017 to 7 October 2017

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Biba in the Studio

Fashion illustrations in oil pastel by Italian artist Emanuela Di Filippo.

6 May 2017 to 5 August 2017

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Welcome to Worthing Museum and Art Gallery (WMA) operated by Worthing Borough Council.

You’re guaranteed a warm welcome at this friendly museum that is packed with so much to see! Worthing residents are proud of this historical gem in their town centre and rightly so.

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*This autumn Worthing Museum and Art Gallery will be extending their opening hours, which traditionally are 10am to 5pm, Tuesday to Saturday.

For the first time ever they will be opening their doors to the public on Thursday evenings, where the public are welcome to visit and explore the museum until 8.30pm, from September 28th to December 14th.*

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