Today: The re-opening of the Gordon Russell Design Museum, Broadway

Gordon Russell Design Museum Broadway
Gordon Russell Design Museum, Broadway

Today, the Gordon Russell Design Museum, Russell Square, in Broadway, is reopening its doors after a period of closure. The Museum will only be open on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 11am-4pm. Visits must be pre-booked and tickets are available via the Museum’s website.

Sir Gordon Russell
Sir S.G. Russell (1892-1980)

 

The Gordon Russell Museum tells the story of the Gordon Russell furniture company, which was based in Broadway for over 60 years, and explores the influence and legacy of Gordon Russell’s designs on a broad spectrum of 20th century design.

 

The Museum has implemented new safety procedures to ensure visits are as safe and straightforward as possible, and visitors who pre-book will have the whole museum to themselves during their booked time slot.

Broadway Museum and Art Gallery – Gertrude Hermes Exhibition

Broadway Museum and Art Gallery, Tudor House, 65 High Street, Broadway WR12 7DS opens today, 10th February 2017 at 10am. The new look Museum will feature a few local Broadway panels and an exhibition, curated by Caroline Palmer, on the stunning works of wood engraver Gertrude Hermes OBE. In the Groove: Gertrude Hermes and the Natural World will run until 1st May 2017.

The Museum is open Tuesday – Sunday from 10am to 5pm. For more information visit http://www.ashmoleanbroadway.org or tel. 01386 859047.

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