Rugby Art Gallery and Museum

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Rugby, Warwickshire

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Rugby Art Gallery and Museum is the cultural hub of Rugby, a picturesque town in the West Midlands. We inspire and engage our visitors with exciting exhibitions of contemporary and modern art and vibrant displays from our museum collections of Roman and local social history objects. There are lots of activities for all ages with opportunities to get hands on with art and history. We are also home to the World Rugby Hall of Fame.

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Rugby Art Gallery and Museum
Rugby Art Gallery and Museum, Little Elborow Street, RUGBY, Warwickshire, CV21 3BZ
Phone : 01788 533201
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About the area

Discover Warwickshire

The sparkle of sunlight on a gentle river as it meanders through beautiful countryside; the reflections of sailing boats on a lake; relaxing with a pint in the garden of an old English pub in a picturesque village; brightly coloured narrow boats making their way through a flight of lock gates; the imposing silhouette of an historic castle. These are the scenes that make Warwickshire a delight. 

There may be few seriously high hills in this fertile plain, but it is an area full of attractive walking in rolling countryside, blessed with a fascinating history and wonderful places and buildings to visit. This is Shakespeare’s county, and the footprint of the famous Bard appears almost everywhere. He was born and brought up around the beautiful Warwickshire town of Stratford-upon-Avon, and many of his plays draw upon his own experiences in the area.

Warwickshire has a history that embraces the Civil War, castles and large country houses are scattered over the county. Warwick Castle is the home of the Earl of Warwick, Kenilworth Castle was a stronghold for lords and kings of England in the 11th and 12th centuries, and so the list goes on.

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