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A photo of the 2013 'Ida Kar: Bohemian Photographer' exhibition at Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery

Exhibitions and displays

On display now

In the Frame: Plymouth's Portraits Revealed

See our newest acquisition - an early self-portrait by Sir Joshua Reynolds - as well as portraits of characters in the collection who are new or rarely seen.
On display until 30 July 2016

The Influence of Italy

Discover what attracted a young Joshua Reynolds to Italy in 1750 and the lasting influence his 'Grand Tour' had on his life and art.
On display until 3 September 2016

Here is Where We Came From

75 years since the Blitz destroyed Plymouth’s historic centre, artist Holly Davey launches the first part of a major commission at the City Museum and Art Gallery which reflects on Plymouth’s wartime experience.
On display until 3 September 2016

Coming soon

It's A Wrap!

As the Museum and Art Gallery prepares to close for a three and a half year redevelopment, come in and learn more about its past, present and future and see more detailed plans and concepts for the History Centre.
9 July to 3 September 2016

Head Above Water

Explore the sensations, stories and pyschological effects of sea bathing in this nationally touring exhibition curated by Lara Goodband, Sea Swim.
23 July to 3 September 2016
A partnership exhibition at Peninsula Arts Gallery, Plymouth University