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Museum seeks Consultant for researching new work space options

Museum seeks Consultant for researching new work space options

Tiverton Museum has secured an Association of Independent Museum’s Hallmarks Award, for a project ‘Developing new income streams’. There are two parts of this project: Options appraisal for the creation of workspaces on the museum site which would generate income for...

Celebrations for Tourist Information Service

Celebrations for Tourist Information Service

Staff from Tiverton’s Tourist Information Service joined leading businesses from across Devon on 22 November as 80 Dartington Crystal trophies were presented in the 2018 Devon Tourism Awards at a prestigious awards dinner in the Palazzo at Highbullen Hotel, Golf and...

Museum seeking Trustees

Museum seeking Trustees

Tiverton Museum is an award winning independent museum located in the historic centre of Tiverton. It serves communities across Mid Devon, providing a wide range of outreach activities and learning programmes. We are planning a major re-development of the Museum...

We need YOU to help shape our future

We need YOU to help shape our future

As you have seen from earlier news articles, Tiverton Museum has exciting plans for the future. This includes some big changes which will allow us to make the most of our large site, and improve the visitor experience. This project will mean that people will be able...

Preparing for winter at Tiverton Museum

Preparing for winter at Tiverton Museum

Tiverton Museum is celebrating as the museum’s heating has been upgraded thanks to a grant from Viridor Credits Environmental Company, through the Landfill Communities Fund. The museum has been working closely with two local firms, NJT Plumbing and Heating Ltd who...

Museum seeks Branding and Marketing Consultant

Museum seeks Branding and Marketing Consultant

Tiverton Museum has secured a Heritage Lottery Fund Resilient Heritage grant, for a project ‘Attracting Audiences; Securing our Future’. The project includes essential work strengthening the museum to secure its future. The project includes several strands of work,...

Tiverton Museum Earns 2018 TripAdviser Certificate of Excellence

Tiverton Museum Earns 2018 TripAdviser Certificate of Excellence

Tiverton Museum of Mid Devon Life today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence. Now in its eighth year, the achievement celebrates businesses that have earned great traveller reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year. Certificate of...

Ship wrecked cloth seals on display at Tiverton Museum

Ship wrecked cloth seals on display at Tiverton Museum

Tiverton Museum has recently acquired 4 rare lead cloth seals which are now on display in the museum’s Wool Trade Gallery. They join the museum’s existing collection of 25 seals featuring a range of local merchants’ names and marks.From the late seventeenth century...

Tiverton Museum unveils future plans

Tiverton Museum unveils future plans

Tiverton Museum has been thinking about the future, as Trustees and staff agree that they want to provide an exciting, vibrant museum which inspires visitors as they explore the history and heritage of the Mid Devon area. Proposed option for new museum entrance as...

Tiverton Museum acquires rare PoW newspaper

Tiverton Museum acquires rare PoW newspaper

Staff at Tiverton Museum were intrigued to see a newspaper from Tiverton’s Prisoner of War camp come up for auction recently. The camp was located near to the site that Petroc and the High School occupy today. The weekly newspaper ‘Die Eule’ or ‘The Owl’ dates from...