All events require advance booking. Please refer to each event detail for booking information.
You can book a place at any of our events at the Museum shop, over the phone on 01225 464640 or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
All workshops include free admission to the Museum. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times, one adult maximun to two children per workshop.
13 April 2014 – 18 February 2015
According to the Chinese zodiac, from the 31st January 2014 to 18th February 2015 is the Year of the Horse. With this trail, visitors can find horses in art at six different collections around Bath, including Roman Baths, Victoria Art Gallery, Holburne, BRLSI, the American Museum and the Museum of East Asian Art. This trail will be launched on 13th of April, Bath World Heritage Day, and it will be available till February 2015 at all six museums.
Thursday 5 March
19:00 – 21:00
Friends and Students £15; Public £20
Haiku is Japanese poetry, famous for its extreme brevity. An excellent accompaniment to Haiku is sake. This event will explore both in a relaxed and informal atmosphere.
The event is part of the Music in China exhibition programme (January – May 2015). Alan Summers, Japan Times award-winning author, will give a brief introduction to the important elements of Haiku and its history, as well as exploring the musicality in this extraordinary form of poetry.
Monday 30 March
13:30 – 16:00
A family fun-day in the temporary exhibition gallery, where Music in China is on show.
Immerse yourself in our fun packed activities: opera mask making, dressing-up, face painting. Even handle some traditional Asian music instruments!