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Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter and Plymouth City Museum & Art Gallery

Exeter City Museums and Art Gallery Service exists to enable people to explore their past and present for inspiration, learning and enjoyment. The collections document the natural and cultural history of the city within a regional, national and international context, helping people to develop an appreciation and understanding of their wider as well as immediate environment. The service manages and cares for these collections.

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Websites: www.rammuseum.org.ukwww.plymouth.gov.uk

Funding awards

  • 2012-2013: £1,263,596
  • 2013-2014: £1,099,999
  • 2014-2015: £1,100,000

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Exeter Model

A model of Exeter inspired by the Exeter map in the West Country to World's End exhibition

Armada Animation 2014

An animation showing the Spanish Armada in 1588 - part of activities around our West Country to Worl's End exhibtion

VANISHING by Sam Randall, performed by Anthony Richards

'GRIPPING YARNS' was a partnership project between RAMM, Exeter Northcott Theatre and Show Of Strength Theatre Company. We worked with writers to develop scripts for live performance inspired by exhibits in the museum. In May 2012 we staged a weekend of 12 different shows in different parts of the museum. In July 2013 we recorded 6 of these pieces for RAMM's website. 2012 live performances directed by Tony Liddington. 2013 recordings directed by Sheila Hannon at Broadwater Studios, Exeter.

TIGER HUNT by Bill Eaton, performed by David Reakes

'GRIPPING YARNS' was a partnership project between RAMM, Exeter Northcott Theatre and Show Of Strength Theatre Company. We worked with writers to develop scripts for live performance inspired by exhibits in the museum. In May 2012 we staged a weekend of 12 different shows in different parts of the museum. In July 2013 we recorded 6 of these pieces for RAMM's website. 2012 live performances directed by Tony Liddington. 2013 recordings directed by Sheila Hannon at Broadwater Studios, Exeter.

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POSH FACE by Marilyn Langridge-Jones, performed by Annette Chown

'GRIPPING YARNS' was a partnership project between RAMM, Exeter Northcott Theatre and Show Of Strength Theatre Company. We worked with writers to develop scripts for live performance inspired by exhibits in the museum. In May 2012 we staged a weekend of 12 different shows in different parts of the museum. In July 2013 we recorded 6 of these pieces for RAMM's website. 2012 live performances directed by Tony Liddington. 2013 recordings directed by Sheila Hannon at Broadwater Studios, Exeter.

KICK OFF by Tim Sansom, performed by David Reakes

'GRIPPING YARNS' was a partnership project between RAMM, Exeter Northcott Theatre and Show Of Strength Theatre Company. We worked with writers to develop scripts for live performance inspired by exhibits in the museum. In May 2012 we staged a weekend of 12 different shows in different parts of the museum. In July 2013 we recorded 6 of these pieces for RAMM's website. 2012 live performances directed by Tony Liddington. 2013 recordings directed by Sheila Hannon at Broadwater Studios, Exeter.

A CIVIL WAR HELMET by Matthew Roberton, performed by Anthony Richards

'GRIPPING YARNS' was a partnership project between RAMM, Exeter Northcott Theatre and Show Of Strength Theatre Company. We worked with writers to develop scripts for live performance inspired by exhibits in the museum. In May 2012 we staged a weekend of 12 different shows in different parts of the museum. In July 2013 we recorded 6 of these pieces for RAMM's website. 2012 live performances directed by Tony Liddington. 2013 recordings directed by Sheila Hannon at Broadwater Studios, Exeter.

ACTUAL REALITY by Annette Chown, performed by Annette Chown

'GRIPPING YARNS' was a partnership project between RAMM, Exeter Northcott Theatre and Show Of Strength Theatre Company. We worked with writers to develop scripts for live performance inspired by exhibits in the museum. In May 2012 we staged a weekend of 12 different shows in different parts of the museum. In July 2013 we recorded 6 of these pieces for RAMM's website. 2012 live performances directed by Tony Liddington. 2013 recordings directed by Sheila Hannon at Broadwater Studios, Exeter.

Gallery Games

Gallery Games at RAMM, Exeter

Intimate Worlds exhibition: exploring Sexual Health and Education possibilities

As part their public engagement programme, in the run-up to the Intimate Worlds exhibition, experts from Exeter's Royal Albert Memorial Museum and the University of Exeter meet representatives from the health and education sectors to discuss how this beautiful and candid display of sexually-themed objects from history might best unlock its potential to enhance the delivery of sex education.

Volunteering at RAMM 2013

Volunteers at The Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery share their experiences. For more information please go to: http://www.rammuseum.org.uk//getting-involved/

RAMM's 2013 Contemporary Art Volunteering project

This summer RAMM ran its first micro-volunteering project. Funded by Grants for the Arts, the project aimed to train 12 volunteers in contemporary art interpretation. Training was provided by Gill Nicol from Lights Going On, and the volunteers were based in the Gillian Ayres and Wasted exhibitions. This video is an overview of their responses to the experience.

What we think of RAMM or RAMM is.....

Young artists at the BP Portrait Award: Next Generation Taster Sessions share their thoughts on RAMM - April 2013

BP Portrait Award: Next Generation Taster Sessions

Young artists talk about their experiences at the BP Portrait Award: Next Generation Taster Sessions developed in collaboration with the National Portrait Gallery, London in April 2013

RAMM BSL Video Welcome and Opening Times

RAMM BSL Video Welcome and Opening Times

RAMM BSL Video Location

RAMM BSL Video Location

RAMM BSL Video Entrance to the Museum

RAMM BSL Video Entrance to the Museum

RAMM BSL Video Accessible Parking

RAMM BSL Video Accessible Parking

RAMM BSL Video Bicycle Rack

RAMM BSL Video Bicycle Rack

RAMM BSL Video Mobility Scooters

RAMM BSL Video Mobility Scooters

RAMM BSL Video Hearing Loop and BSL

RAMM BSL Video Hearing Loop and BSL

RAMM BSL Video Assistance Dogs

RAMM BSL Video Assistance Dogs

RAMM BSL Video Visual Impairments

RAMM BSL Video Visual Impairments

RAMM BSL Video Getting Around

RAMM BSL Video Getting Around

RAMM BSL Video Toilets

RAMM BSL Video Toilets

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Contact details

Queen Street
Exeter
EX4 3RX

50.724739, -3.53132

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