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6th - 8th May - Telford International Centre

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery - The Square

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery - The Square

01743 258885
Event Start :
Feb 19th 2022 10:00am
Event End :
Jun 5th 2022 4:00pm

The Wonderful World of Ladybird Book Artists

Step back in time amid this extensive collection of vintage Ladybird books, original artwork and objects. Enjoy a nostalgic journey through 30 years of illustration which uncovers the stories of the many talented artists who illustrated these iconic books.

Artwork which brought life to a wealth of subjects from classic fairy tales and nursery rhymes to ‘how it works, is itself brought to life, as children can ‘Step inside a Painting’ in our installation and explore their imaginations’. Come and find your most memorable Ladybird book and learn more about Helen Day’s collection from pre-war to 1975.


  • Disabled Access
  • Disabled Toilets
  • Guide Dogs

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