Nature in Art in Gloucester (Gloucestershire) – Family Friendly Museum Award shortlist

Our growing collection is housed in a fine Georgian mansion dating from the mid 1700’s. We regularly change our displays and have a vibrant programme of temporary exhibitions supported by an unrivalled programme of artists in residence. International in scope, appeal and stature, Nature in Art is a must for all those interested in world-class art, nature and heritage.

They also have children’s activity days, and a special website for kids to discover more about art and nature:

The museum has twice been specially commended in the National Heritage Museum of the Year Awards. With a licensed coffee shop serving meals, plus gardens, free parking and a beautiful setting it’s a wonderful place to visit.

Nature in Art was shortlisted for Kids in Museums‘ Telegraph Family Friendly Museum Award in 2013. Here’s what the judges had to say:

A local undiscovered gem.

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Janis is a cheery and versatile digital expert with a healthcare background, usually seen either geeking out or sprinting through North London trying to catch her kids, Mads and Danger Boy. Thanks to her two boisterous rascals, she has become an expert in soft play areas, parks, energetic music classes, and where to get a stiff drink once they’ve gone to bed.
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