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Blandford Town Museum

Blandford Museum houses and displays artefacts from Blandford Forum and the surrounding Villages.      

We are open every Monday to Saturday, 10:00 to 16:00 from 1st April until the end of October. Entry is Free.

 

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Friday, 28th of July

This month we will be holding our Last Friday in the Garden

alongside the opening of a special art exhibition 

Alfred Stevens

200 years on

celebrating the 200 year anniversary of Alfred Stevens' birth.

Original sketches of Alfred Stevens' work will be on display for the months of

August, September and October 2017.

     This exhibition is the result of a partnership with The Blandford Art Society.

The society will be hosting a lecture by Teresa Slade,

a specialist on Stevens' life and work, on the 23rd of September.

 

 

 

 

WWI 

Continuing the 1914-1918 WWI Remebrances, We will be holding the opening of 

Blandford's Contribution to

World War One in 1917

This exhibition looks at the contributions made by men and women of Blandford during the war year of 1917.

It specifically recalls the retraing of sailors into soldiers which took place at Blandford Camp in preparation for engagement on the Western Front in France against Germany.

It will be opened by Colonel ATD Lerwill, OBE and former Commander of the Rifles. 

     

 

Opening will be at the museum at 10:30am on 29 July.

Coffee, tea and cake will be provided.