Exhibitions and Events

Bailiffgate Museum and Gallery offers a diverse and exciting programme ever of exhibitions, talks, courses and workshops. All paid-for events are bookable through this website, and the price includes admission to the Museum. For any help you need please contact us. All talks, courses and workshops take place at the Baliffgate Museum and Gallery include light refreshments in the price unless stated.

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All events shown are held in Bailiffgate Museum unless stated otherwise:   





Exhibition 4th Sept- 28th Oct


Creative and beautiful  use of a variety of media by three of its most skilful exponents.

(Note some of the works are available to purchase) 




Course Rag Rug Making with Jane Jackson and Margaret Kenny  Sat 20th Oct 2018

 10am till 3.30pm 

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Creative Workshops for you to Book: 


Sewing @ the B:


Sat November 10th Christmas is Coming

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 Exhibition " Proud to be 100",  celebrating 100 years of local Womens Institute

    groups.    Wed 31st  Oct - Sun 9th Dec 2018




 Event   Family Fun @ The B

Ghostly ghouly activities that families will love!  Come and make and enjoy

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Concert   Sat 3rd Nov  "Music From the Movies and Musicals" 

Another wonderful event following on from our "Last Night of the Proms" packed out concert last year. You are strongly advised to book early

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Discussion " Where Did they Go / Come From?  Tue 6th Nov 7.30pm 

 A discussion of emigration from and immigration to North Northumberland. Alnick Branch N&D Family History Soc. All welcome. Free admission but donation for refreshments requested from non-members

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Exhibition:  Dickson Archer and Thorp Solicitors . A pop-up exhibition about Alnwick's most famous legal practice. 16.11.2018- 21.1 2019 

Many people will have passed by the house on Narrowgate commonly called General Lambert’s house and wondered what lies behind those dusty windows. Longer term residents though will remember it as home of the Alnwick solicitors, Dickson, Archer & Thorp. Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery has been chosen to launch a brand new exhibition about this solicitors’ practice, established in the late 18th century and continuing until the death of the last managing partner in 2003.





Exhibition Stella Vine From our Own Collection  10 Jan 2019- 24 Feb 2019

Alnwick`s Bailiffgate Museum and Gallery starts 2019 with a vibrant and exciting exhibition of work by internationally acclaimed contemporary artist Stella Vine. Stella has generously donated a substantial collection of her work to our museum.and we are proud to share it with you. 



Exhibition  "I Could have Danced All Night"  6th April-8th Sept 2019 

From the timeless elegance of Chanel’s Little Black Dress to the edgy, exciting shoes of Vivienne Westwood and Prada, take a joyful frolic through the clothes we wore for the best of times.

See the work of fabulous designers including Prada, Balenciaga, Dior, Stella McCartney, Alexander McQueen, Galliano, Chanel and Comme des Garçons. Make it a date in your diary .

If you run a group of any sort and they would like to come to a special exclusive talk and tour of the exhibition on a Monday when the museum is closed for the public, please contact ask@bailiffgatemuseum.co.uk now.  



We also have other events in planning . Keep watching our website for more details.