The Harris Museum and Art Gallery

Next phase of Re-imagining the Harris underway as project team announced

The front of the Harris lit up by the Transfomers for Love Notes To Preston The Harris has announced its partner team for the Re-Imagining the Harris project. The project’s ambition is to make the Harris a focal point for creativity, making, information and learning […]

1 year ago
Share your experience of social distancing and become part of Preston’s history

Social distancing Pic: Tumisu from Pixabay A new project by The Harris is aiming to record Prestonians’ thoughts on what life is like during the coronavirus pandemic. The Harris is collecting video submissions of people talking […]

1 year ago
The Harris to close in response to coronavirus advice

The Harris Pic: Tony Worrall The Harris will temporarily close its doors due to the coronavirus pandemic. The closure will take effect from Friday 20 March, however artwork can still be viewed online via virtual […]

1 year ago
Passionate about Preston? This campaign wants your views about life in the city

The people of Preston are being asked to share their thoughts on life in the city at a pop up event at the Harris. The week-long event – titled #whatsyourpreston – is asking […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Poignant new exhibition at the Harris features letters from children in care

Sincerely, You exhibition A new Lancashire County Council book and exhibition supporting National Care Leavers’ Week has launched.  The Happy Being Me book contains around 50 letters that were written by children and young people in […]

2 years ago
Preston’s first Wellfest taking place for World Mental Health Day

Harris Wellbeing Gallery Preston’s first-ever Wellfest is taking place at the Harris for World Mental Health Day on Thursday 10 October. Local healthcare organisations, charities and peer-led mental health groups have planned the event, which […]

2 years ago
Rare chance to see performance with early electronic instrument at the Harris

Josh Semans playing the ondes Martenot A live musical performance using one of the earliest electronic instruments is coming to the Harris. Josh Semans will play the ondes Martenot as part of the Harris Live programme […]

2 years ago
‘Beautiful and Brutal’ exhibition to celebrate 50 years of Preston Bus Station

Preston Bus Station Pic: Tony Worrall A new exhibition at the Harris will celebrate 50 years of Preston Bus Station and explore what it means to the people of Preston. Beautiful and Brutal: 50 years in […]

2 years ago
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