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Exhibition and Events at Ceredigion Museum

Along with the permanent displays the museum has a lively programme of temporary exhibitions and events.

Exhibitions are free; there is a charge for some events.

Ticket Information 01970 612125

Current Exhibition 


20 July - 12 October 2019

10am - 5pm


Folk and Roots


Aber Folk Club

Gwerin Aber Folk Clwb invite all those who want to sing, play or listen to an evening of live music. For more information visit www.aberystwythfolkclub.co.uk

1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month

Doors open 7pm

Free (donations welcome)


16/01/2019 - on going

Yoga Class

THURSDAYS 5.15pm - 6.15pm

Come and rediscover your inner peace in the surrounds of our beautiful old building. We're following the worldwide trend of yoga in museums, and starting a weekly yoga class in the Coliseum.

Please bring a mat if you have one, a bottle of water and a blanket. Suitable for all abilities.


02/05/2019 - on going

Drawing from a costumed model

4 May, 3pm – 4.30pm
1 June, 3pm – 4.30pm
3 August, 3pm – 4.30pm

£10 (includes materials)

Improve your drawing skills in the Museum’s atmospheric setting with costumes from the collection to inspire the imagination. Led by artist Ruth Koffer.

All abilities welcome. Open to everyone aged 10+

04/05/2019 - on going

Drawing from the Museum Collection

31 May, 10.30am – 12pm
6 July, 3pm – 4.30pm
2 August, 10.30am – 12pm

£10 (includes materials)

Guided by artist Ruth Koffer develop your confidence in your art and immerse yourself in the weird and wonderful.

31/05/2019 - on going

Robot Week

Craft your own robot from whatever parts you can find in our scrapheap. Drop-in workshop. All ages welcome.

24 - 27 June 


£1 per robot

24/06/2019 - on going

Because its there


20 July - 12 October 2019

The exhibition ‘Because it’s there’ will examine human exploration: the desire to go beyond the horizon, climb the mountain, venture out across the ocean, fly among the stars, to discover something just because it’s there (or rumoured to be there).

Discover the tools and machinery that made navigation and exploration possible and uncover the stories of the brave people who took bold risks in their pursuit of new discoveries.

10am – 5pm

Free (donations welcome)

20/07/2019 - on going

Mandala Workshop

Explore sacred geometry and the art of mandala painting with artist Anne Thomas. Drawing inspiration from nature and multi-cultural mandala art you will learn how to create patterns using ancient wisdom, line and colour.

Beginners welcome. Open to everyone aged 14+

2pm – 4pm

£8 (materials included)


MusicFest: Saxophony


Renowned saxophone teachers Kyle Horch and Lars Lien, together with their fantastic students will wow you with a summer saxophone performance.

3.30pm – 4pm

Free (donations welcome)


Pop-up Planetarium


Explore the stars up close in our pop-up planetarium.

Booking essential

6pm – 9pm (30min sessions)

Free (donations welcome)



Discovery Workshops


7 & 20 August

Discover the ‘Because it’s there’ exhibition through fun craft activities for families.

10.30am – 12.30pm

Free (donations welcome)



Discovery Workshops


7 & 20 August

Discover the ‘Because it’s there’ exhibition through fun craft activities for families.

10.30am – 12.30pm

Free (donations welcome)



Blodau Papur


Clwb Ifor Bach are happy to announce the tour of Blodau Papur's new album across various venues in Wales. Alys Williams and her band will be playing Wales' stages, performing songs from her long awaited first album, after the success of her first singles Llygad Ebrill and Tyrd Ata I. This is a chance to experience the anointing voice of Alys Williams and her talented band - Osian Williams, Dafydd Hughes, Aled Hughes a Branwen Williams on some of our country's most famous stages. The band blends blues and funk with wonderful harmonies into a live performance that will guarantee a show not to miss.

8pm (doors open half an hour before)