Exhibitions, 2019 Season

Exhibitions, 2019 Season
Topsham Museum

When: 30 March 2019 to 31 October 2019
Where: Topsham Museum
Time: 1400 - 1700
Cost: None
Suitable for: Any age

After the summer visitors have left, one of the many things that happen behind the scenes in the Museum is the preparation of new, temporary exhibitions.  

The main exhibition in 2019 will be the Countess Wear Paper Mill, which produced paper for newsprint and bank notes from around 1650 until 1885.  John Dunsford has done much of the research for this exhibition, assisted by Mark Dant.  In the tea room, there'll be photographs showing Countess Wear scenes, to support the main Paper Mill exhibition.  The plinth in the Sail Loft will be used for children’s activities during the school holidays, while in term-time until July, the Trefoil Guild are mounting a display to celebrate their story.

Sections of the ‘Topsham in the 1920s’ audio tapes which featured in this year’s Topsham Times, are being compiled to form an audio-visual show on one of the Museum’s screens.

Hope you enjoy these new exhibitions next year!  We look forward to welcoming you to the Museum.

Exhibitions & Projects

  • Royal North Devon Yeomanry Collection

    Royal North Devon Yeomanry Collection

    The Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon

    01 January 1988 to 01 February 2019

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  • North Devon Pottery

    North Devon Pottery

    The Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon

    01 February 1988 to 01 February 2019

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  • Pre History Gallery

    Pre History Gallery

    The Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon

    01 February 1988 to 01 February 2019

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  • Tarka Gallery

    Tarka Gallery

    The Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon

    01 February 1988 to 01 February 2019

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  • More Deadly Than War: Spanish Flu and the Threat of Pandemic

    More Deadly Than War: Spanish Flu and the Threat of Pandemic

    Torquay Museum

    18 October 2018 to 24 February 2019

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  • Criminal Ornamentation: Yinka Shonibare MBE curates the Arts Council Collection

    Criminal Ornamentation: Yinka Shonibare MBE curates the Arts Council Collection

    Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery

    19 January 2019 to 17 March 2019

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  • What do you collect Handkerchiefs

    What do you collect Handkerchiefs

    Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery

    15 January 2019 to 07 April 2019

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  • Bedwyr Williams at RAMM

    Bedwyr Williams at RAMM

    Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery

    21 July 2018 to 30 April 2019

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  • Local Art Show 2019: Migration

    Local Art Show 2019: Migration

    Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery

    12 June 2019 to 30 June 2019

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  • Exhibitions, 2019 Season

    Exhibitions, 2019 Season

    Topsham Museum

    30 March 2019 to 31 October 2019

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  • ECFC A to Z of Players

    ECFC A to Z of Players

    Exeter City Football Club Museum

    01 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

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  • History of St James Park Project

    History of St James Park Project

    Exeter City Football Club Museum

    01 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

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  • ECFC Museum Project

    ECFC Museum Project

    Exeter City Football Club Museum

    01 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

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