News - Jersey Heritage

Extended Opening Hours

Extended Opening Hours -›

Jersey Heritage is delighted to confirm that it will be offering an extended winter opening programme for 2014/2015 which will benefit both residents and visitors. On Monday 3rd November Jersey Herita...

New Coins Found In Hoard

New Coins Found In Hoard -›

The coin hoard conservation team have found two Osismii coins in the Celtic Coin Hoard....find out why this is an important find....

Scrapbook In Schools

Scrapbook In Schools -›

Our third and final edition of the 2014 Discovery Day Scrapbook series has arrived and, thanks to the kind help of our sponsors Mourant Ozannes, will be distributed to Key Stage One primary school pup...

Hidden Treasures

Hidden Treasures -›

Hidden Treasures is Jersey's annual week of history and heritage. Join Val Nelson on 10 September at Hamptonne, take the Dolmen Bus Tour on the 13 September, look inside Kempt Tower or join us on the...

The Great War

The Great War -›

Come and talk to Jenny, our Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Reservist who will be spending every Wednesday in our Great War exhibition at the Jersey Museum. She will be able to tell you so...

New Jersey Heritage exhibition & book

New Jersey Heritage exhibition & book -›

A new exhibition opens Jersey Museum & Art Gallery and an important new book is published, both telling the story of Jersey and the Great War. The exhibition is sponsored by Credit Suisse and focuses...

Jersey Heritage celebrates 10,000 members

Jersey Heritage celebrates 10,000 members -›

The Jersey Heritage membership scheme, kindly supported by Lloyds Bank, has passed a significant milestone of 10,000 members, as more and more Islanders show their support for the work of the organisa...

New Cafe at Hamptonne

New Cafe at Hamptonne -›

We are delighted to welcome Tony & Helen Sargeant from Jersey Kitchen Catering as our new caterers in residence at Hamptonne café. ...

Roman timbers arrive in Jersey

Roman timbers arrive in Jersey -›

An essential part of this year’s unique exhibition at Jersey Museum arrives in the Island today. Timbers from the Gallo Roman ship discovered in St Peter Port Harbour in 1982, which have never been pu...

Unique exhibition of work

Unique exhibition of work -›

CCA Galleries International is delighted to collaborate with Jersey Heritage on a forthcoming exhibition ‘An Island Home’ which highlights a collection of work by Sir Francis Cook. ...

The Grand Jersey Tour

The Grand Jersey Tour -›

The Grand Jersey are hosting an afternoon tea and treasure hunt followed by a gala ball in support of Jersey Heritage on 5 April....

Jersey Heritage Announce Winners

Jersey Heritage Announce Winners -›

Jersey Heritage has announced the winners of the Spirit of Heritage Photography and Video Competition 2013, in association with the Jersey Evening Post. ...

Restoration and purchase of coin hoard

Restoration and purchase of coin hoard -›

The Treasury and Resources Minister approved allocation from Central Contingency to support the restoration and purchase of the Island of the world’s largest Celtic coin hoard. ...

Ice Age Walks

Ice Age Walks -›

Walkers can now discover Jersey’s Ice Age history whilst exploring its scenic coastline. Jersey Heritage has launched an Ice Age Walking Guide, which includes three dedicated Ice Age Trails at key loc...

Back to the Future

Back to the Future -›

Jersey Heritage is inviting young Islanders to take part in a variety of futuristic arts, crafts and family activities this half term, at its Big Draw family event at Jersey Museum & Art Gallery from ...

Volunteer Orders to Marsh

Volunteer Orders to Marsh -›

A young Jersey Heritage volunteer has WON a prestigious award for his work on restoring historic boats. Tom Vallois (21) traveled to London for the annual Marsh Awards*, presented on HMS Belfast on 2...

Jersey Heritage New Website

Jersey Heritage New Website -›

Jersey Heritage has relaunched its website, putting it through its paces with perhaps its most demanding of audiences –the Island’s children. ...

Jersey Heritage Review

Jersey Heritage Review -›

The Annual Review is an important summary of the work of Jersey Heritage during the latter part of 2011 and throughout 2012 and features commentary on ground-breaking exhibitions and incredible discov...

Private Tours of Celtic Coin Hoard

Private Tours of Celtic Coin Hoard -›

Islanders are being given a last chance to get up very close to the largest hoard of Celtic Coins ever to be discovered, as Jersey Heritage host a series of private tours in October and November....

Jersey’s Victorian History Uncovered

Jersey’s Victorian History Uncovered -›

Jersey Heritage is proud to announce the launch of a new art exhibition at Jersey Museum and Art Gallery, All Change Victorian Jersey, which explores the Island’s Victorian heritage and the way in whi...


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