Gallery Tours and Talks

We offer a range of talks, tours and workshops designed specifically for adults throughout the year. There are individual public events listed in the What’s On section or you can request a specific talk for your group.


‘Great to see so many local artists on show- very interesting and varied collection’

Participant of a Collection talk, 2017




Free talks


Collection Tours
Hear about the fascinating life of Jacob Epstein, find out about his artistic family and learn about the Garman Ryan Collection which includes works by Monet, Picasso and Van Gogh.


We offer FREE introductory tours on the first Saturday of every month at 2pm, from August 2021.

Meet in the main hall of the Garman Ryan Collection Galleries on Floor 1.


Talks are delivered by our team of knowledgeable Gallery Assistants and vary from month to month.


-Talks last approximately 60 minutes.

FREE, Drop in, no booking required.



Paid Tours and Talks


-30 minute tours and talks cost £30.

-60 minute tours cost £60.

-Max of 20 per group.



Behind the Scenes tours

We offer behind the scenes tours to explore the hidden depths of the Gallery. These are available as part of special event days or you can arrange a bespoke tour for your group.


Bespoke Tours

A private tour for your group about the Collections or Temporary Exhibitions can be arranged upon request to fit with your requirements.

For further information and booking please contact Catherine James, Education Assistant

T: 01922 654411