Museum Exhibitions

What’s On -

Special Exhibition: Greenham – Tracks Across the Common

Opens 27 September 2017. Celebrating the history of Greenham Common to coincide with Greenham Common Trust’s 20th anniversary since the former RAF airbase was returned to nature. This exhibition looks...

Special Exhibition: Into The Blue

31 January - 25 February 2018. A joint exhibition of paintings and sculpture inspired by nature from local artists Susan Hubbard & Nick Speakman. Susan Hubbard studied Art at the University...

Special Exhibition: A Different Perspective

May 2017 - May 2018. Rotary Club Young Photographers Competition. Come along to the museum to vote for your choice of the best photograph. The photo with the most votes at...

Special Exhibition: Christopher Hall Retrospective

6 June – 1 July 2018. Looking at the life and work of the highly respected local artist Entry to West Berkshire Museum is free, but donations are most welcomed. Wednesday...

Special Exhibition: Crime and Punishment

May 2017 - May 2018. A history of crime in West Berkshire with illustrated accounts of crime and punishment from the Martyrs of Newbury to the last use of stocks...

Special Exhibition: From Marazion to Marakesh

5 - 30 September 2018. An exhibition of atmospheric and evocative paintings from local artist Kevin Scully Entry to West Berkshire Museum is free, but donations are most welcomed. Wednesday -...

Special Exhibition: Newbury Camera Club

4 - 29 July 2018. A selection of new work from Newbury Camera Club. Entry to West Berkshire Museum is free, but donations are most welcomed. Wednesday - Sunday 10am...

Special Exhibition: Still Digging up the Past

Opens Wednesday 2 May 2018. Berkshire Archaeology Research Group celebrates 60 years of revealing West Berkshire's fascinating history. From excavations and fieldwalking to geophysical surveys and testpits – come and...

Special Exhibition: The Greatest Show on Earth

30 May 2018 - 2 September 2018 An exhibition to coincide with the UK's celebration of 250 years of circus. Looking at the history and traditions of circus culture and...

Special Exhibition: Hoards

Opens January 24th 2018. Bringing together for the first time, over 11 hoards from all over West Berkshire.  A chance to see buried treasure from prehistory to the medieval period, ranging...

Special Exhibition: Food Stories

Opens Wednesday 12 September 2018. This community exhibition tells of West Berkshire’s food history as well as family recipes and food traditions, which are often tied to a cultural or religious...