Barnstaple museum is the perfect way to find out more about North Devon. Our collections and displays cover the natural and human history of this beautiful part of the country.
Covid-19 has dramatically changed our home life, employment and communities. The museum is asking for your help to record North Devon's Covid-19 stories.
Your story can be big or small, poignant or creative. Whatever you choose to contribute, will help us to record this unprecedented time within our local history.
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James Ravilious: An Eye for Life
James Ravilious took over 80,000 black and white images in North Devon of all aspects of local life. This free exhibition runs from 1st February – 30th May 2020
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Are you a budding amateur, seasoned professional or a passionate local photography group? The theme for the annual Documentary Photography Open exhibition has been announced for 2021. Click on the link below for next years application, theme and prize!
Photograph Credit James Ravilious/Beaford ArtsFind out more