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Friday 24th January 2020

10.30am: Exhibition: Life & Times of Murray Dowding (Tue-Thu and Sat)
Yate Heritage Centre

This exhibition runs 3rd December - 28th January, on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

Discover the vast array of images produced by renowned local photographer Murray Dowding. The display interprets his great collection from the early 20th century and looks at life 100 years ago.

For more information please contact Yate and District Heritage Centre on 01454 862200 or click below.

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Yate Heritage Centre

Yate Heritage Centre

About the Centre

Yate and District Heritage Centre celebrates Yate’s cultural, historical, social and industrial past.

It does so by staging thought-provoking and varied exhibitions and events, including a regular series of quizzes, historical lectures and other one-off sessions - see the right hand side of this page for more details.

All parts of the community are involved in generating historical information at the Yate Heritage Centre. Admission is free and everyone is welcome.

How to Contact Yate Heritage Centre

  • Phone 01454 862200 with your enquiry.
  • Email:
  • Visit www.yateheritage.co.uk for much more information.

Opening Hours

MondayClosed
Tuesday10.30am-4.30pm
Wednesday10.30am-4.30pm
Thursday10.30am-4.30pm
FridayClosed
Saturday10.30am-4.30pm
SundayClosed


What you'll discover inside

The Centre contains the two major local history collections and these are available to the public on open days and through appointment.

There are over 3,000 objects in the Centre’s collections acquired since the mid 1990s.

Indian Culture

They include: historic 3D objects, maps, photographs and documents, as well as an educational handling collection.

The Centre also houses the Oral History Project Group's collection of photographs, tapes, documents and of course oral history, amounting to 4,000 items.

Get involved

Yate and District Heritage Centre welcomes volunteers.

If you would like to help with displays or events, or would like to join the Friends Scheme, please contact the Community Heritage Officer, David Hardill.

Hire the Centre

You can hire The Heritage Centre, which has two multi-purpose galleries and welcomes the disabled, through Yate Town Council.

How to find the Centre

Yate Heritage Centre

The address is Church Road, Yate, BS37 5BG

You'll find the Heritage Centre between the White Lion Pub and St Mary's Church.

Its location is the site of former stables dating back to the 1840s.

This prestigious building and key location make the Centre accessible to visitors.





Forthcoming events

Friday 24th January 2020

Tuesday 28th January 2020

Wednesday 29th January 2020

Wednesday 19th February 2020

Wednesday 18th March 2020

Saturday 21st March 2020

Wednesday 15th April 2020

Saturday 25th April 2020

Wednesday 17th June 2020


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