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Tiptoe Through The Turkish Tulips And An Amazing Clockwork Garden Blossom At The Bowes Museum This Summer

29 July – 5 November 2017

The Bowes Museum continues its 125th anniversary celebrations, opening two extraordinary exhibitions simultaneously this summer for the young and the young-at-heart.


The Bowes Museum Welcomes Support Of Darlington Building Society

The Bowes Museum Welcomes Support Of Darlington Building Society The Bowes Museum is delighted to announce Darlington Building Society as its exhibition partner for Clockwork Garden, an immersive and interactive show promising a magical experience for all ages, from the national children’s arts charity, The House of Fairy Tales

The Bowes Museum Celebrates 125 years & is First UK Museum outside London to use Smartify app

The Bowes Museum Celebrates 125 years & is First UK Museum outside London to use Smartify app

On Saturday 10th June, The Bowes Museum celebrates its 125th Anniversary. Named after founders, John & Joséphine Bowes, this beautiful French château-style building opened to the public in 1892. 


JOSÉPHINE BOWES – A WOMAN OF TASTE AND INFLUENCE

Celebrating 125 years of her Museum

JOSÉPHINE BOWES – A WOMAN OF TASTE AND INFLUENCE

As The Bowes Museum prepares to celebrate its 125th anniversary, a major new exhibition is set to give an insight into the woman, an artist and actress, who was a driving force behind its creation.


MICHAEL EDEN: WEDGWOOD AND WOULDN’T

MICHAEL EDEN: WEDGWOOD AND WOULDN’T A group of black basalt Wedgwood vases from The Bowes Museum collection helped provide Cumbrian artist Michael Eden with inspiration for his forthcoming show, Wedgwood and Wouldn’t – produced in collaboration with Adrian Sassoon - which opens at the Museum next month. 

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