Exhibitions

A taste of Japan arriving at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery with new exhibition

Spectacular touring exhibition, Samurai: Warriors of Japan, is to open at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery on Monday 16 October.

An image of Samurai armour with a red sun behind promoting the new exhibition at Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery, Samurai: Warriors of Japan

Samurai: Warriors of Japan comes to Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery on Monday 16 October 2017.

This exciting exhibition brings graphically to life the story of the Samurai and their fall from power as Japan opened up to the West.

Samurai: Warriors of Japan illustrates a range of armour, weapons and costumes using films props from the Tom Cruise blockbuster movie, The Last Samurai (2003), the only Samurai film ever to be made in the West. The Oscar nominated costumes and props have come direct from California and have never before been displayed in the UK.

Exhibitions – 2018

LEGO: Brick History – 9 February – 15 April 2018

Titanic – 2 July – 30 September 2018

There will be more information to follow on these exhibitions.

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12 thoughts on “Exhibitions

  1. Lorraine says:

    Can we get tickets for the “Valhalla ” exhibition at the door, we are coming to Shrewsbury in May and would very much like to see it

  2. Susan Gordon. says:

    I can’t wait to explore your exhibitions and they both seem so interesting.

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