“Art for Art’s Sake: A selection from the reserve collections”
An exhibition of around twenty paintings of Maidenhead, including this one of Maidenhead Bridge from 2007 by David Jones. We see a train of GWR chocolate-and-cream carriages heading westwards at speed across a frozen river.
The exhibition is available downstairs until 10th February and is free-of-charge.
Here’s the programme of temporary exhibitions for 2018. Dates may be subject to change.
All Aboard! Travel Posters of the GWR
The exhibition of posters from the original Great Western Railway will run 14th February to 21st April 2018.
Maidenhead’s Royal Connections
An exhibition to celebrate Prince Harry’s wedding on 19th May. Runs 24th April to 19th May 2018
An exhibition to mark the 80th anniversary of the Spitfire entering RAF service. 26th May to 22nd September 2018
2018 Lectures and talks
Maidenhead in Fine Art – Lunchtime Talk at MHC at Wed 21st February 12.45pm
Maidenhead’s Royal Charters – Lunchtime Talk at MHC at Wed 21st March 12.45pm
25 years of Maidenhead Heritage Centre – Lunchtime Talk at MHC at Tue 17th April 12.45pm
Maidenhead’s Royal Connections – fund-raising lecture by Richard Poad. Tue 24th April at 7.30pm at the Heritage Centre. Tickets £10 (MHC members £8)
Maidenhead Week will celebrate Maidenhead Heritage Centre reaching its 25th Anniversary in 2018. Sat 23rd – Sat 30th June 2018.
Including MHC 25th Anniversary Gala Dinner on Friday 29th June. Other events across the town to be announced.
The ever-popular lecture cruises will take place on Tuesday 4th and Thursday 6th September.
Tickets are unchaged at £23.