Nuneaton Museum and Art Gallery

Nuneaton Museum and Art Gallery
Riversley Park
Coton Road
CV11 5TU




024 7635 0720


024 763 43559

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The Museum and Art Gallery is set in the beautiful Riversley Park and has three galleries which house regularly changing temporary and touring art exhibitions. We also have galleries devoted to permanent displays of local author George Eliot, local history and our fine art collection.

Venue Type:

Historic house or home, Gallery, Museum

Opening hours

Museum & Tearoom Opening Times:
Tuesday - Saturday 10.30-16.30
Sunday 14.00-16.30
Bank Holiday Mondays

Closed: Monday (except Bank Holidays)

Admission charges

Admission Free

Collection details

Archaeology, Costume and Textiles, Industry, Literature, Personalities, Social History

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.

All Things Coastal - Hilary Morris

  • 29 March — 27 April 2014 *on now

29 March to 27 April

Being a Midlander, artist Hilary Morris has always loved visiting the coast. As a child, she recalls, she was filled with anticipation and excitement when her family set off for holidays by the sea. In this exhibition she celebrates the sights and sounds of the coastline with its boats and bouys, quaint harbours and fishermen’s cottages.

Museum Opening Times:

Tuesday-Saturday 10.30am to 4.30pm
Sunday 2.00pm to 4.30pm
Bank Holidays 10.30am to 4.30pm

Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery,
Riversley Park,
Coton Road,
CV11 5TU

Suitable for

  • Family friendly


Entry to the Museum is free.

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Museum Storytelling for Under 5s

Museum Storytelling for Under 5s

  • 21 May 2014 11:15-11:45am
  • 18 June 2014 11:15-11:45am
  • 16 July 2014 11:15-11:45am

Join Melly for a special story in the Picture Gallery on the third Wednesday of every month.

Sessions are free and run between 11:15am and 11:45am.

Be prepared to join in, make some noise and have lots of fun! No booking required.

Suitable for

  • 0-4
  • 5-6
  • Family friendly
  • Especially for children


Entry to the museum and storytelling session is FREE!

A Crafty Night Out!

  • 16 May 2014 6:30-9:30pm

Fancy getting crafty? Enjoy an evening out at Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery. You will be able to browse and buy art and craft from local crafters, watch art and craft demonstrations, get hands-on with easy makes, book in advance for an appointment at SGR's vintage salon, listen to gramophone music and relax with refreshments. Optional dress code of vintage attire! It's the perfect chance to catch up with friends and have some fun!

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • Family friendly