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  • 2 November 2022 – 27 October 2024

    The Silver Wave by Michelle Williams Gamaker

    The Silver Wave, by critically-acclaimed moving image and performance artist Michelle Williams Gamaker, was commissioned by RAMM in 2020 to celebrate the theme of […]Read More from The Silver Wave by Michelle Williams Gamaker

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  • a group of people gathered outside RAMM's Garden Entrance
    27 February 2024 – 22 September 2024

    Youth Panel Cafe exhibition: Data-day Life

    Following the success of last year’s Youth Panel exhibition Picked and Pressed: The Appeal of Edible Plants, the newly developed Data-day life exhibition explores how data from our […]Read More from Youth Panel Cafe exhibition: Data-day Life

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  • a still taken from a video recording. a person in balaclava-like headwear bows slightly, inside a circle made of cloth or material, holding a ceremonial bundle
    19 March 2024 – 22 September 2024

    River that never rests by artist Ashanti Hare

    Ashanti Hare is a Devon-based multidisciplinary artist who explores their spiritual being through performances informed by traditional folk practices. Hare’s research into the minkisi or […]Read More from River that never rests by artist Ashanti Hare

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  • a toy train and bus on a red surface, with a toy plane hanging above them. the background is also red
    15 June 2024 – 29 September 2024

    Are we nearly there yet? A history of transport

    Travelling forms part of our everyday experience of life. From the earliest times to the present, people around the globe have pondered the best […]Read More from Are we nearly there yet? A history of transport

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  • Hill Bridge on the Tavy, FJ Widgery (1861-1942), Watercolour on paper 1890-1896 - a watercolour showing a Dartmoor scene with a bridge and shallow river
    25 June 2024 – 12 January 2025

    William and FJ Widgery

    RAMM cares for many works by well-known, and well-loved, Devon artists William and FJ Widgery. William Widgery (1826-1893) was entirely self-taught and developed an […]Read More from William and FJ Widgery

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  • 4 model steam trains on a table, two of which are peeking out from inside a model train depot
    9 July 2024 – 26 January 2025

    What Do You Collect? Full steam ahead

    A Hornby starter set with a small blue tank engine and three blue carriages was the first set our collector (then aged 7) received. […]Read More from What Do You Collect? Full steam ahead

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  • Young boy in yellow jumper holding a wooden biplane
    6 August 2024

    Take flight! Build a real flying machine

    Ever dreamed of building your own aircraft and setting off on an adventure to far off lands? Well, join us in the Courtyard or […]Read More from Take flight! Build a real flying machine

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  • Young boy in yellow jumper holding a wooden biplane
    7 August 2024

    Take flight! Build a real flying machine

    Ever dreamed of building your own aircraft and setting off on an adventure to far off lands? Well, join us in the Courtyard or […]Read More from Take flight! Build a real flying machine

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  • Uncle Tacko blowing a horn
    8 August 2024

    The Imaginarium – Travellers and Explorers

    Go on a travelling adventure in RAMM’s very own Tardis of delights this summer!  Join Uncle Tacko and his troupe of travellers, explorers and adventurers as they entertain you with stories and stunts […]Read More from The Imaginarium – Travellers and Explorers

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  • Rupee and Sushi book
    9 August 2024

    GWR Day – Storytelling with Rupee the dog; Meet a train driver

    10.30 – 12.30 All aboard, train enthusiasts! Do you dream of being a train driver? Or just want to know more about what it’s […]Read More from GWR Day – Storytelling with Rupee the dog; Meet a train driver

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  • Photo of a high speed train made out of Lego bricks
    13 August 2024

    On the right track – LEGO brick motorised trains

    Design, build and drive your own motorised LEGO brick train under the guidance of the experts from Brick Ideas. Take a look at RAMM’s […]Read More from On the right track – LEGO brick motorised trains

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  • Photo of a propeller plane made out of Lego bricks
    14 August 2024

    Plane and simple! – LEGO brick propeller planes

    Design, build and test your very own moving LEGO brick propeller plane under the guidance of the experts from Brick Ideas.  Take a look […]Read More from Plane and simple! – LEGO brick propeller planes

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  • Graphic showing RAMM's Queen Street entrance with a red capital T behind it
    15 August 2024

    Explore the museum guided tour

    Join one of our experienced guides for a revealing one hour tour of RAMM’s permanent collections. Explore the objects and stories of the past. […]Read More from Explore the museum guided tour

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  • Photo of hands making a small hot air balloon out of coloured paper
    15 August 2024

    Up, up, and away! Make a hot air balloon mobile

    Is there a more relaxing mode of transport than a hot air balloon? Just imagine floating above the rolling Devon countryside without the roar […]Read More from Up, up, and away! Make a hot air balloon mobile

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  • Photo of a small model raft made out of wood
    20 August 2024

    All at sea! Build a powered boat

    Reckon you can build a powered boat using nothing but corks, string, elastic bands and imagination? We do!  Build your floating masterpiece, decorate it […]Read More from All at sea! Build a powered boat

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  • Photo of a small model raft made out of wood
    21 August 2024

    All at sea! Build a powered boat

    Reckon you can build a powered boat using nothing but corks, string, elastic bands and imagination? We do!  Build your floating masterpiece, decorate it […]Read More from All at sea! Build a powered boat

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  • a small red racing car made out of Lego bricks with a mini-figure waving
    27 August 2024

    Fast (not furious) – LEGO brick motorised racing cars

    Design, build and race your very own motorised LEGO race car under the guidance of the experts from Brick Ideas. Take a look at […]Read More from Fast (not furious) – LEGO brick motorised racing cars

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  • a small space vessel made from Lego bricks, sat on a star filled background
    28 August 2024

    Beyond infinity – LEGO brick vehicles of the future

    Design and build a LEGO brick vehicle of the future under the guidance of the experts from Brick ideas. Take a look at RAMM’s […]Read More from Beyond infinity – LEGO brick vehicles of the future

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  • Photo of hands making a small hot air balloon out of coloured paper
    29 August 2024

    Up, up, and away! Make a hot air balloon mobile

    Is there a more relaxing mode of transport than a hot air balloon? Just imagine floating above the rolling Devon countryside without the roar […]Read More from Up, up, and away! Make a hot air balloon mobile

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  • 10 September 2024

    Curator Tour – Are we nearly there yet? A history of transport.

    As part of Heritage Open Days 2024 we’re offering the chance to join assistant curator, Holly Carter-Chappell on a free tour of RAMM’s exhibition Are […]Read More from Curator Tour – Are we nearly there yet? A history of transport.

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  • Photo of a young girl using a brush and trowel to dig through sand on an archaeological dig.
    14 September 2024

    Digging Exeter

    Dig into Exeter’s story like you’ve never done before . . . literally! Dust off those knee pads, polish those trowels, and whip out […]Read More from Digging Exeter

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  • A pencil drawing of Exeter during the 17th Century, featuring the old city in the background and a ship on the quay in the foreground.
    1 October 2024

    Exeter and Empire

    In this lecture Dr Todd Gray will navigate a controversial topic in current historical study. He will outline the principal ways in which Exeter was connected to […]Read More from Exeter and Empire

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  • 26 October 2024

    Photography walk with artist Robert Darch

    Join artist Robert Darch for this engaging photo walk on Dartmoor. This exclusive opportunity is ideal for those that are interested in landscape photography.  Robert […]Read More from Photography walk with artist Robert Darch

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  • Mossy den
    30 October 2024

    Naturemake – Mossy and woody miniature den workshop

    Join Naturemake in celebrating our wild imaginations in this creative mini-make workshop. Children will have the opportunity to use beautiful, foraged and found natural materials to imagine, design and […]Read More from Naturemake – Mossy and woody miniature den workshop

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  • 16 November 2024

    Tapestry Weaving with maker Jane Deane

    Join maker Jane Deane – a natural dyer, spinner and weaver – as she guides you through creating your own small tapestry weaving reflecting the […]Read More from Tapestry Weaving with maker Jane Deane

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  • 14 December 2024

    Needle felting with maker Kate Toms

    Join mixed media artist Kate Toms and create your own tiny Dartmoor Hare. Using wire and sheep’s fleece,  Kate will guide you through the […]Read More from Needle felting with maker Kate Toms

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  • 6 February 2025

    The Crucible with Garry Fabian-Miller

    For 35 years Garry Fabian-Miller has lived on Dartmoor. His home is surrounded by an imagined circle 8 miles wide – which he thinks […]Read More from The Crucible with Garry Fabian-Miller

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  • 15 February 2025

    Weaving Workshop with Jessica Cutler  

    Join skilled hand weaver Jessica Cutler for this introduction to weaving workshop. During the session you will learn how to warp up a frame loom and […]Read More from Weaving Workshop with Jessica Cutler  

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  • a girl smiles as she colours something in at a crafts table
    1 August 2024 – 31 August 2024

    All aboard the colour train!

    Throughout August visitors to RAMM will have the opportunity to add a colourful train carriage to our growing train collage. Choose a carriage, add […]Read More from All aboard the colour train!

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  • Photo of a lady and a young girl looking at museum cases. The young girl is wearing ear defenders.
    2 August 2024 – 30 August 2024

    Relaxed Sessions: Are we nearly there yet?

    A Relaxed Session is a good way to enjoy this exhibition at a quieter pace. These times are especially suited to people with autism, […]Read More from Relaxed Sessions: Are we nearly there yet?

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  • a long exposure photograph of a woman standing on a moor, under a sky full of stars
    24 September 2024 – 23 March 2025

    Netti Habel: I Cling to the Sky

    Netti Habel is an artist and photographer based in Devon, originally from Berlin. Her work has been shown in exhibitions across the UK. ‘For […]Read More from Netti Habel: I Cling to the Sky

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  • A group of young people taking a photo of a tree on Dartmoor
    24 September 2024 – 23 March 2025

    Cafe display: Dartmoor Frame of Mind

    In February 2024 RAMM invited a diverse group of 12 – 18 year-old Devonians to take part in a nature photography project in partnership […]Read More from Cafe display: Dartmoor Frame of Mind

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  • A row of standing stones overlaid with colour, against a black background
    19 October 2024 – 23 February 2025

    Dartmoor: A Radical Landscape

    Dartmoor: A Radical Landscape is a major new contemporary art exhibition exploring Dartmoor’s evocative landscape through photography, film and Land Art. Showing artwork from […]Read More from Dartmoor: A Radical Landscape

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  • an art deco style image print of two girls holding up sheet that they have lifted from a printing press
    24 October 2024 – 30 March 2025

    Pressing Images: prints from Exeter’s fine art collection

    Pressing Images: prints from Exeter’s fine art collection will uncover the roots of printmaking in early modern Europe. The exhibition will illustrate to visitors the […]Read More from Pressing Images: prints from Exeter’s fine art collection

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  • a close-up of the multicoloured shapes in the carpet
    24 October 2024 – 30 May 2025

    Céline Condorelli, Bulk: Everlasting Colour

    Céline Condorelli was the National Gallery’s Artist-in-Residence in 2023, a partnership between the National Gallery and RAMM. It provided the artist an opportunity to […]Read More from Céline Condorelli, Bulk: Everlasting Colour

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