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Fishing Heritage Centre - Galleries and exhibitions


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Contact information

Contact:

Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre

Address:

Alexandra Dock, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, DN31 1UZ

Telephone:

01472 323345

Email:

fhc@nelincs.gov.uk

Opening Times

Monday:

CLOSED

Tuesday:

November 1st - March 31st 10am - 4pm. April 1st - October 31st 10am - 5pm

Wednesday:

November 1st - March 31st 10am - 4pm. April 1st - October 31st 10am - 5pm

Thursday:

November 1st - March 31st 10am - 4pm. April 1st - October 31st 10am - 5pm

Friday:

November 1st - March 31st 10am - 4pm. April 1st - October 31st 10am - 5pm

Saturday:

November 1st - March 31st 10am - 4pm. April 1st - October 31st 10am - 5pm

Sunday:

November 1st - March 31st 10am - 4pm. April 1st - October 31st 10am - 5pm

Bank Holidays:

November 1st - March 31st 10am - 4pm. April 1st - October 31st 10am - 5pm

Wheelchair access Wheelchair access

Adapted toilet Adapted toilet

Level access toilet Level access toilet

Hearing system Hearing system

The Fishing Heritage Centre has two exhibition galleries, Muriel Barker Gallery and the Cafe Gallery.

The Fishing Heritage Centre has two exhibition galleries, Muriel Barker Gallery and the Cafe Gallery.


• On March 5th 2013, the museum was honoured to have been visited by HRH Duchess of Cambridge. Select the following link below for video of the visit: www.youtube.com/user/FishingHeritage

The museum hosts temporary exhibitions ranging from a mixture of travelling shows and exhibitions created from the Museum Service’s own collections and works by local artists and organisations.


Murial Barker Gallery


8th September to 6th March 2016


Shifting Images:
Lincolnshire Artist Self Portraiture Present and Past

An exhibition of self-portraits from the North East Lincolnshire Council collections and local, national and international contemporary artists.

Café Gallery


Easterlies-

Carol Morton Then and When Here and About Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre Café Gallery 12 January to 3 April 2016.

Take a trip down memory lane through the work of a local artist with a passion for bygone Grimsby. Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre is pleased to announce the return of local artist Carol Morton to its café gallery. Carol uses old photographs and her own childhood memories to create beautiful painted scenes of streets and landmarks in Grimsby. The "Then and When. Here and About" exhibition opens on Tuesday 12 January and runs until Sunday 3 April 2016. Admission to the exhibition is free.

Opening times

Winter - 1st November to 31st March
Tuesday to Friday 10:00am - 4:00pm (closed Monday)
Saturday and Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm (including Bank Holidays)

Summer - 1st April to 31st October
Tuesday to Sunday 10:00am - 5:00pm (Closed Mondays)
Bank holiday Mondays open 10:00am - 5:00pm

Last admission into the Galleries is one hour prior to closing time.

For more details about exhibitions contact Louise Bowen on 01472 323560 or louise.bowen@nelincs.gov.uk

The galleries are also available to rent for exhibitions.  Please contact Louise Bowen on 01472 323560 or louise.bowen@nelincs.gov.uk

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