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On this page you'll find details of current and forthcoming events at St. Mary's Guildhall. With regular updates and additions, check-in again soon to see what's new.

Bearing Gifts

Exhibition at St Marys Guildhall

21 June to 4 July 2019, 10:00am to 4:00pm

A special exhibition in the Guildhall's Muniment Room will centre on themes of refugees and migration, with mixed media arts used to illustrate the enrichment of our society, through the skills and talents that these displaced peoples bring.Curated by Maokwo the exhibition launches as part of the Coventry Welcomes festival. Admission FREE. 

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Heritage Open Weekend

Heritage events at St Marys Guildhall

Saturday 21 to Sunday 22 September 2019, 10:00am to 4:00pm

Join St. Mary's Guildhall, and buildings across the city for a packed weekend of special openings, events and displays to celebrate Coventry's built heritage. Part of the national Heritage Open Days festival. More details to follow

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Pulling The Threads Together

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Friday 27 September 2019, 9:30am to 4:30pm

Leading academics and experts will be converging on St Marys Guildhall to celebrate and debate the magnificent Coventry Tapestry, revealing some of its untold stories and bringing new interpretations to light. 

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Coventry Biennial

Art exhibitions at St Marys Guildhall

Tuesday 8 October to Friday 22 November, 11:00am to 4:00pm

The Muniment Room at St Mary's Guildhall will feature art installations as part of the 2019 Coventry Biennial, a renowned festival celebrating and promoting contemporary arts, with works by both international and Coventry artists. FREE ADMISSION. More details, including full opening arrangements and featured artists, coming soon

Ghost Hunt with Paranormal Eye

Paranormal events at St Marys Guildhall

Saturday 16 November 2019, 8:30pm to 2:00am

A perfect night in for both beginners and experienced investigators alike. Come and join the Paranormal Eye team as they travel through the centuries, and try to unravel the stories of those who have passed between the ancient walls of St Marys Guildhall.

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Christmas at the Guildhall

Christmas at St Marys Guildhall

2 December to 20 December 2019

Join us this Christmas for a sumptuous festive lunch or dinner, in the magnificent setting of the medieval Great Hall. An ideal seasonal get together for friends, family or an exclusive event for your organisation. More details coming soon

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