St Barbe Museum & Art Gallery

Our building is closed until July 2017
for a major renovation

To talk to the St Barbe team call 01590 676969

For tourist information call 01590 675586

St Barbe Scoops National Award for Fundraising

St Barbe Scoops National Award for Fundraising

12 May 2017

Our campaign to raise £30,000 in just three months to keep a hoard of Roman coins in the New Forest has scooped a top national award.

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A Glimpse of Bygone Milford

A Glimpse of Bygone Milford

17 February 2017

This is the perfect Mother’s day event - with free admission

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The Boldre Hoard Campaign hits £30k target

The Boldre Hoard Campaign hits £30k target

8 February 2017

The Boldre Hoard of 1,608 third century Roman coins will be returned to Lymington and displayed here at St Barbe Museum when it re-opens this summer.

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American Coin Collector helps The Boldre Hoard Campaign

American Coin Collector helps The Boldre Hoard Campaign

12 January 2017

An American businessman is offering to match pound for pound all new donations to the Boldre Hoard Fund until the end of January.

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Historian Dan Snow launches The Boldre Hoard Appeal

Historian Dan Snow launches The Boldre Hoard Appeal

19 October 2016

TV presenter and Historian Dan Snow today launched a campaign to raise £30,000 to bring a hoard of treasure back to St Barbe Museum & Art Gallery.

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Major renovation starts at St Barbe

Major renovation starts at St Barbe

12 September 2016

Builders have started work on the major renovation to transform St Barbe into a flagship heritage venue.

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Arts Council Investment for St Barbe Museum & Art Gallery

Arts Council Investment for St Barbe Museum & Art Gallery

24 August 2016

St Barbe Museum & Art Gallery has secured nearly £150,000 from the Arts Council’s Museum Resilience Fund. The money will enhance and support The Future for St Barbe project which won a £1.78 million grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund in December 2015.

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Art Historian Sister Wendy congratulates St Barbe

Art Historian Sister Wendy congratulates St Barbe

11 August 2016

We were delighted to receive a letter this week from Sister Wendy Beckett - art historian, author and BBC TV presenter

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Winner of Poetry Competition Revealed

Winner of Poetry Competition Revealed

8 July 2016

The winner of our 17th Annual Open Exhibition poetry competition is Anne Summerfield from Chandlers Ford.

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Write a poem inspired by The Open Exhibition

Write a poem inspired by The Open Exhibition

22 June 2016

Enter our poetry competition and win a cash prize!

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