Thank you!

Thank You!Weston Museum  has just been awarded a Bravo award thank you to all our visitors! We hugely appreciate all your feedback and are glad to hear we are providing you a excellent service. The Museum will be closing for refurbishment after the 18th of April 2015 so pop in to see it one last time before we reopen more »

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Heritage Lottery Fund Success!

  Weston Museum has been awarded over a million pounds by the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to completely refurbish and modernise the hugely popular Burlington Street attraction. Weston Town Council acquired the premises and took over entering into a legally binding agreement with North Somerset Council, which still owns the collections, and Somerset County Council more »

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New Archaeology Enquiries Desk

Have you ever come across some interesting artifacts when out metal detecting or just digging in your garden? Do you have objects that you think might be very old or quite significant? You can bring them along to our Archaeology Enquiries Desk to get the opinion of our knowledgeable volunteers. They will be available every more »

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February Volunteers Day

After the success of the first Volunteers Day, held in November last year, we will be holding another! On Monday 23rd February, Weston-super-Mare Museum will be having a Volunteers Day, anyone interested in volunteering with the museum is welcome to join us. There will be a morning session from 11am – 1pm and an afternoon more »

Unique Valentines Gifts

Beautifully hand crafted quality items from local artisans, perfect for that someone special this Valentines. These pieces are truly stunning! One of items that won’t hang around for long so grab yours today. More picture on our Facebook page please click here    

Book Sale!

A new year means rejuvenation, so we are having a January sale in our shop to refresh our stock and now is the time to grab a bargain. We have lots of books covering everything from local history and Weston characters to art styles and even history books for children. There are huge reductions  with more »

New permanent display in the upper gallery

North Somerset Pottery A new vibrant addition to museum galleries has arrived. This display explores some of the most unique pottery from the North Somerset area. From great pottery companies such as Brislington Delftware and Wesuma ware, dating back as far as the 1600s. The exhibition showcases their extraordinary glazes, decorative motifs and wide range of styles, more »

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Christmas is on its Way!

Join us for our annual Christmas Market; bring your children and for a small charge, they can meet and receive a present from a traditional Victorian Santa in a festive grotto. The market will feature a variety of stalls, including local artists and craftspeople, perfect for picking up any remaining presents, our museum shop also more »

Join us for our Volunteers Day

  On Monday 17th November, the museum will be having a Volunteers Day; anyone interested in volunteering with the museum is welcome to join us. There will be a morning session from 11am – 1pm and an afternoon session from 2pm – 4pm. You can join us for either of these or for both more »