Creative Christmas at Corinium
Explore the wonders of local art and craft in two stunning exhibitions back to back on the run up to Christmas.
Starting on 20th November is the Cotswold Craftsmen’s Christmas show. An eclectic mix of locally made products by expert craftspeople. The Cotswold craftsmen is a long established group whose membership is drawn from all around the Cotswolds.
Following this and opening on 9th December, is Creative Forum’s Winter Show. This winter exhibition brings together paintings, ceramics, sculpture, textiles, photography and jewellery to suit all tastes.
With everything made by hand across both exhibitions, this is the perfect time to visit the museum and pick up something unique as a gift for family, friends or the home, whilst supporting a talented cluster of local artists.
Our winter programme is looking vibrant so come in out of the cold and enjoy some of our exciting events this December. On the 5th December at 1.30pm, we host a very special showing of It’s a Wonderful Life, in colour, with tea and cake to warm the heart.
This is followed by a welcome return by historian, Tim Porter, who will be sharing The Christmas Story in Medieval Art, during his afternoon talk on 10th December at 2pm. The same evening at 7pm, we will be screening another Christmas classic, White Christmas, with the romantic and talented Bing Crosby starring in the film.
On the lead up to Christmas, we invite families to join us for some seasonal art and craft activities on 21st, 22nd and 23rd December, 10-11am. We will be making Jack Frost Masks, Snowmen on Sticks and Christmas Angels in time to give your home that final hand-made decoration touch.
The Corinium Museum tells the story of archaeology across the Cotswolds with an emphasis on discoveries from Roman Corinium. A vibrant events programme takes place throughout the year.
Entry to the temporary exhibition space is free. There is a charge for other events.
For more information about the museum, exhibitions or events, please contact the Corinium Museum on 01285 655611 or visit our website at www.coriniummuseum.org
Posted: 13/11/2015 19:20:45
Add your comments:
Advertising your business here costs from £145 + VAT per annum
See the Advertising section for more details
Do you have a Cirencester related news story?
If you have a Cirencester related news story you would like to tell us about, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Recent News Stories
Santa Monica High School Choir to perform in Cirencester
Starting off their 2017 Performance Tour of England, The Madrigal Ensemble and Chamber Singers of Santa Monica High School will be performing on Tuesday 04 April, 2017 at 12:45 PM at Cirencester Parish Church. The choir performs frequently throughout...
Posted : 11/03/2017 17:57:49
Council will save thousands on printing and mailing costs
Cotswold District Council has agreed a measure which will save taxpayers thousands of pounds on the cost of printing and mailing Council Tax, Council Tax Support, Business Rates and Housing Benefit documents. Meeting on 19 January, the CDC Cabi...
Posted : 08/02/2017 19:44:26
Christmas Lights - Charity Display
Vale Road, Stratton, Cirencester, GL7 2JJ invites you all to an amazing display of 11 bungalows including a Special Attraction - An Indoor Lighted Model Victorian Christmas Village (Biggest In The Uk) As seen on BBC And ITV We are raising funds...
Posted : 20/12/2016 17:50:20
Cirencester Mop Fair
Cirencester Mop Fair will be on standby this year while the market place regeneration continues and in the absence of an alternative venue. An annual Mop Fair has been held in Cirencester for over 650 years and is held under permission of an histo...
Posted : 03/10/2016
Markets move to Brewery Court while regeneration is completed
With the Market Place regeneration works moving swiftly towards completion and the main works focusing on the area in front of the church, the weekly Friday Charter Market and twice monthly Farmers’ Market will be relocating to Brewery Court for the...
Posted : 29/09/2016