13 November 2016—11 March 2018
EXHIBITION: Produced in collaboration with members of the Somali community, this new display at M Shed explores the experiences of Somalis living in Bristol today.
3 January—23 December 2017
TOUR: Join a tour of M Shed’s collection stores and encounter treasures from the city’s industrial and maritime past.
17 June 2017—18 February 2018
EXHIBITION: Dive into the Jurassic deep and come face to face with the biggest and fiercest of all underwater beasts, the Pliosaurus.
22 July 2017—10 June 2018
EXHIBITION: Studio pottery is not just a load of brown pots! See 50 pieces from the collection including work by Lucy Rie, Bernard Leach, Hans Coper, Ruth Duckworth and more.
13 September—13 December 2017
FAMILY: Little Jurassic Explorers is a Tuesday and Wednesday morning session for the under 5’s designed to complement our fabulous interactive exhibition, Pliosaurus!
30 September—17 December 2017
FAMILY: Join curators for a special tour of the hidden museum vaults where Doris the Pliosaurus lives when she is not on display.
30 September 2017—31 August 2018
EXHIBITION: We asked 27 people to choose one piece from the British Empire & Commonwealth collection and discuss the legacy of Empire and the post-colonial experience.
2 October—27 November 2017
WORKSHOP: See the exhibits in M Shed in fresh and exciting ways with this wonderful opportunity to look closely at what is on display in this eight week course by WEA
4 October—22 November 2017
WORKSHOP: In this seven week WEA course students will be shown how to use a range of basic printmaking techniques to create effective and interesting prints.
10 October 2017—12 January 2018
EXHIBITION: This exhibition celebrates the 70th anniversary of the twinnings of Bristol, Hannover and Bordeaux and the connections between them.