Events

Talks, workshops, guided tours, film showings and more you’ll find plenty of events to keep you inspired at Swansea Museum.

Workshops: All workshops are FREE unless othewise stated children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Workshops run between 10am – 1pm and 2pm – 4pm and are drop in unless otherwise stated.

For further details please contact the museum.

Drawing Sessions for Adults

Swansea Museum:   Tuesday 29th November – 10.00am to 11.30am

Thursday 1st December – 10.00am to 11.30am

Saturday 17th December -10.00am to 11.30am

 

Join our Drawing Group and be inspired by our latest exhibition, “Stuffed, Pickled and Pinned.” This group aims to support drawing activities and techniques in a sociable and relaxed environment. It is a good opportunity to get to know our wonderful collection and meet other people in the process. Basic materials will be provided but participants are also encouraged to bring their own equipment (perhaps sketchbooks) if preferred. All Sessions are free.

To book call Swansea Museum 01792 653763

Saturday 19th November, 2 sessions – 11am-12pm & 12pm -1pm

‘Heroes and villains: drawing your dreams and demons’ 

You are warmly invited to join us for ‘Demon Stations’, a hands-on arts and crafts event for all the family where you get to create your very own heroes and demons. Dress up as your favourite hero or villain and come along to Swansea Museum to make your own character based on your hopes, dreams or fears. You’ll also learn about Egyptian demons with Swansea University expert Dr Kasia Szpakowska and have a chance to compare your creations with some ancient wonders!

Heroes and villains: drawing your dreams and demons

Wednesday 23 November 10am to 4pm

Collections Discovery Day

Swansea Museum Collections Centre, Landore, 10am to 4pm

Delve further into Swansea’s past at the historic Copperworks rolling mill, inside and waiting to be discovered are museum objects, in safe storage and being conserved, such as lorries, boats, motorbikes, skulls, model ships, and much more

Wednesday 30 November 10am to 4pm

Collections Discovery Day

Swansea Museum Collections Centre, Landore, 10am to 4pm

Delve further into Swansea’s past at the historic Copperworks rolling mill, inside and waiting to be discovered are museum objects, in safe storage and being conserved, such as lorries, boats, motorbikes, skulls, model ships, and much more

Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th December

Christmas Craft Fair

Swansea Museum

Wednesday 7 December 10am to 4pm

Collections Discovery Day

Swansea Museum Collections Centre, Landore, 10am to 4pm

Delve further into Swansea’s past at the historic Copperworks rolling mill, inside and waiting to be discovered are museum objects, in safe storage and being conserved, such as lorries, boats, motorbikes, skulls, model ships, and much more

Wednesday 14 December 10am to 4pm

Collections Discovery Day

Swansea Museum Collections Centre, Landore, 10am to 4pm

Delve further into Swansea’s past at the historic Copperworks rolling mill, inside and waiting to be discovered are museum objects, in safe storage and being conserved, such as lorries, boats, motorbikes, skulls, model ships, and much more

Wednesday 21 December 10am to 4pm

Collections Discovery Day

Swansea Museum Collections Centre, Landore, 10am to 4pm

Delve further into Swansea’s past at the historic Copperworks rolling mill, inside and waiting to be discovered are museum objects, in safe storage and being conserved, such as lorries, boats, motorbikes, skulls, model ships, and much more