Harris Museum and Art Gallery

Artist Interview: Gary Wiggins

We spent yesterday evening at the Harris Museum and Art Gallery. At the top of the stairway there awaits a pack of dogs often associated with status on the streets […]

11 years ago
Late Night at the Harris in Preston

Preston’s Harris Museum is taking part in the national Museums at Night festival, on Friday 17 May. The Harris will open its doors from 5 until 9pm in the evening […]

11 years ago
The Soldier’s Song: Harris Museum to host new exhibition allowing you to duet with a soldier

Belting it out: Soldier Song allows you to duet with a soldier on the other side of the world A new exhibition which allows visitors to the Harris Museum to sing karaoke with a soldier launches next month. The Soldier’s Song is a video exhibit where you can see […]

11 years ago
Preston Passion to take centre stage at the Harris over Easter

preston passion Two screenings of the Preston Passion are the stand out events happening at the Harris Museum and Art Gallery over Easter. The passion play was filmed with Preston Bus Station as a […]

11 years ago
Artist Interview: Simon Plum

Simon Plum Brief Encounter (Oil on canvas) 2007 When Simon Plum graduated with a Fine Art degree he decided to take a brief sabbatical to work within the family business. […]

11 years ago
Artist Interview: Wensdi Dougherty

On Saturday I managed to catch the final day of the Harris Open Exhibition, the Harris Museum and Art Gallery’s annual celebration of local creative talent, and I am so […]

11 years ago
Historic diary lifts the lid on Preston Guild partying 1802 style

guild diary Ever wondered what it must have been like at Guild parties in days gone by? A diary from 1802 answers that very question after it was discovered in the archives […]

12 years ago
Friends of the Harris Museum Group celebrates 40 years

harris museum friends cake This week the Friends of the Harris Museum celebrated their 40th birthday with a little help from the Mayor of Preston, councillor Bobby Cartwright. As part of the Annual General […]

12 years ago
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