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Fragile Planet

Open now until 24 December, Fragile Planet is a major exhibition of watercolours by renowned artist Tony Foster that illustrate the precariousness of wilderness and endangered environments around the world.

Climate Conversations

Climate Conversations is an ever-growing exhibition featuring community responses to climate-themed objects from the museum's collection.

Festival of Drawing

17 May - 5 September 2021

Everyone is an artist! Take part in an extravaganza of drawing that includes an exhibition of original works and prints by Old Masters alongside events that explore more contemporary drawing styles; graffiti art, manga comics and ‘bad drawing’.