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Exhibitions

King Richard III Visitor Centre

King Richard III: Dynasty, Death and Discovery
Now Open

Find out more about the new visitor centre and book your tickets online: www.kriii.com

Leicester Remembers the Great War
Leicester Remembers the Great War
Leicester at War 1914 – 1915

On now until 12 April 2015
New Walk Museum & Art Gallery

Original artefacts, art works, photographs, documents, diaries and newspapers to tell the story of life in the early years of the war both on the home front as well as the battle front.



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Victorian Art Gallery

The Victorian Art Gallery
New Walk Museum & Art Gallery

The Victorian Art Gallery displays the museums fine art collections and includes major 16th – 19th century British and European artists, including Joseph Mallord William Turner, Lord Leighton, Edgar Degas and Michael Sweerts.

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Expressionism - The Total Artwork exhibition

Expressionism: The Total Artwork
New Walk Museum & Art Gallery

Hosting the largest collection of German Expressionist artwork in the UK, and with support from Arts Council England have re-displayed the collection.

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Open 26

Leicester and East Midlands Open Art Exhibition 2015
14 March - 4 May 2015
Newarke Houses Museum & Gardens
This year's Open exhibition is being organised in partnership with De Montfort University. For the first time in its 26 years, the exhibition will be held at Newarke Houses Museum where it will launch the museum’s new Garden Galleries.

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Medieval Leicester Galleries

Medieval Leicester Galleries
Opens Friday 20 March
The Guildhall

New permanent displays that celebrate the rich heritage of the building and encourage visitors of all ages to explore life in Leicester in the middle ages.

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Summer Still Life by Mary Toon © the artist
Leicester Sketch Club Past & Present
25 April – 1 August 2015
New Walk Museum & Art Gallery

The Leicester Sketch Club is delighted to announce a special art exhibition in collaboration with New Walk Museum & Art Gallery.

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Home Made Tasers
Home Made Tasers
New Walk Museum & Art Gallery
Saturday 25 – Tuesday 28 April 2015

We are proud to be presenting the work of Marvin Gaye Chetwynd at New Walk Museum & Art Gallery. This ground breaking work entitled Home Made Tasers enters the museum’s collection as both a sculptural piece and a performance.
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