The Munnings Art Museum

Castle Hill, Dedham, COLCHESTER, Essex, CO7 6AZ

The Munnings Art Museum, in the former home and studio of Sir Alfred Munnings (PPRA, 1878-1959), displays a comprehensive collection of his work. Widely known for paintings of horses and of horse-racing, Munnings also produced idyllic rural scenes where people worked the land.

Spirit of the Stour Plein Air Paint Out: Friday ONLY

  • Friday, 8 September 2017

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Artist: Friday
  • 08 September 2017 | 09:30 am

Additional Information

The Munnings Art Museum presents chronological displays which chart the career of Sir Alfred Munnings: from his childhood at Mendham Mill in Suffolk, through his training at Norwich School of Art and as a commercial illustrator’s apprentice, to the equestrian painting for which he is best known.

Two further galleries are used to host special exhibitions which examine, in depth, aspects of his work.

The museum (Castle House) retains the original furniture and personal items belonging to Munnings and his wife Violet.

1 April - 29 October 2017

Wednesday to Sunday and Bank Holiday Mondays

2pm to 5pm

Garden Cafe from 10am

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Fees are non-refundable.