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Upcoming events:

Saturday 26 October An Eye for Design

3pm: One-on-One - John Makepeace looks at the story behind his pieces of furniture

4pm: An Eye for Design Paul Reeves in conversation about his life and career as a designer and dealer, and his interest in design and textiles from the 19th century onwards.


Opening Hours

October - March:

Tuesday - Sunday 10.00 - 4.00

April - September:
Tuesday - Sunday 10.00 - 5.00

Mondays (except Bank Holidays)


What's On

What's On

Our Summer and Autumn programme celebrates new emerging talent in our Bursary Pop Up show to a distinguished maker with over 50 years experience. Read More »

Fantastic news

Fantastic news

Fantastic news.....we have been awarded £65,000 by the National Heritage Lottery Fund to improve our displays and interpretation. Help us to raise the additional funds needed to make this project a success. Read More »

Latest News

John Makepeace OBE FCSD FRSA is a distinguished furniture designer and maker. Through a collection of chairs, artist's prototypes, and designs this exhibition will look at the story behind the pieces of furniture, John’s inspiration and the very distinctive rationale behind each piece Read More »

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Interested in the Arts and Crafts but not sure where to start...then our book A is for Ashbee is the perfect introduction Read More »

The Ashbee Lecture: Ray Leigh: My life in Design

The Ashbee Lecture:  Ray Leigh: My life in Design

Talk by Architect, furniture designer and one-time Chairman of Gordon Russell Ltd in Broadway, Ray Leigh Read More »

Join the Friends of Court Barn

Join the Friends of Court Barn

The next visit for the Friends is to Winterbourne House & Garden in Birmingham. To find out more or join the friends... Read More »