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A Poetic Eye: John Craxton on Cranborne Chase and Crete

A new exhibition at Dorset County Museum in Dorchester will chart Craxton’s journey from Cranborne to Crete, from early paintings of dark and menaced war-time landscapes to joyful scenes painted under bright Cretan skies.

art exhibition

geology lecture

dorchester association

lunchtime concert

lecture

John Craxton: Brunch with the Exhibition Curator

A private tour of the Museum’s current exhibition with the Exhibition Curator, Ian Collins

breakfast tour

archaeology lecture

St Ives and British Modernism: The George Dannatt Centenary

Marking the centenary of George Dannatt's birth in 1915, this exhibition will explore one of Dorset’s most significant collections assembled by George and Ann Dannatt.

art exhibition

Lunchtime Concert: Dorchester Piano Trio

performed by Dorchester Piano Trio

lunchtime concert

travellers tale

geology lecture

dorchester association

Stronghold of Happiness.

A play by Devina Symes

play

dorchester literary festival

Lunchtime Concert: Flute and Harp

Performed by Virginia and Florence Astley

lunchtime concert

Thomas Hardy Talk: Hardy, Wessex and the Poetry of War

by Philip Mallet, University of Ottawa

hardy country lecture

Lunchtime Concert: Guitar Solo

Performed by Roger Cox

lunchtime concert

archaeology lecture

book launch

Autumn Book Sale

Museums annual book sale. All proceeds go towards the upkeep of the Museum and its extensive collections

book sale

Lunchtime Concert: Guitar Solo

Performed by Terry Spooner

lunchtime concert

dorchester association

book launch

Dorchester Christmas Cracker

The official start to Christmas in Dorchester! The event has been running for several years now, and the turn-out gets better every time. Can this year be the biggest yet

dorchester christmas cracker

archaeology lecture