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News: December at the Museum of British Surfing

added to the website on Dec 15, 2012

There are plenty of reasons to visit the Museum of British Surfing this December! It’s the last chance to see our stunning exhibition ‘The Art of Surf’, which ends on December 30th – showing 200 years of art in surfing and some of the most beautiful surfboards in Britain. Plus of course their are loads ……»


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News: Christmas special – visit for just £2 in December!

added to the website on Dec 01, 2012

Christmas is coming early at the Museum of British Surfing  – we’re offering you the chance to visit for just £2 this December! Simply print the special offer voucher by clicking the link below and bring it with you, or show it to us on your phone and that’s it. You’ll find us in the ……»


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News: School half term at the Museum of British Surfing

added to the website on Oct 24, 2012

If you’re looking for things to do in North Devon in this last school half term of the year, the Museum of British Surfing in Braunton is perfect for all the family. For the youngsters we have our fabulous surfboard art competition with monthly prizes & the best of the year being shaped into a ……»


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News: School visits the Museum of British Surfing

added to the website on Sep 28, 2012

More than sixty pupils from Kingsacre Primary School in Braunton visited the Museum of British Surfing for the first time today. The youngsters from years 3 and 4 were carrying out special class projects looking at surfing history, art and the environment – the museum has a section devoted to our local area and tackling ……»


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News: Unique M C Escher surfboard goes into surf museum art show

added to the website on Jul 20, 2012

David Forsyth of Driftwood Surfboards in Cornwall has kindly loaned a stunning hand-crafted longboard inspired by the work of renowned artist M.C. Escher. It took David around three months to create this beauty, which is now the centrepiece of our 2012 exhibition ‘The Art of Surf’, displaying 200 years of art in surfing. The Escher ……»


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News: Children’s surfboard art competition launches

added to the website on May 06, 2012

As part of our 2012 exhibition ‘The Art of Surf’ the Museum of British Surfing has launched a children’s surfboard art competition in partnership with local award-winning board builder Gulf Stream. Young people visiting the museum can let their imagination run riot and come up with designs they’d like to see on a surfboard. There ……»


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News: Surfing Saunton Sands

added to the website on Apr 07, 2012

To mark the opening of the Museum of British Surfing and our exhibition ‘The Art of Surf’, a stunning work of art was created on Saunton Sands beach. Racing against the tide, Ged Bryan and Mark Haywood produced a huge design of a surfer ‘in the curl’… with our museum logo on his back. Ged ……»


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News: Museum of British Surfing opens April 6, 2012

added to the website on Mar 01, 2012

The Museum of British Surfing opens the doors to its new exhibition venue in Braunton, North Devon for the first time on Good Friday. Its inaugural exhibition is ‘The Art of Surf’ – displaying 200 years of art in surfing from the sketches of early explorers through to works by contemporary British surfing artists. Among ……»