Henry Moore Studios & Gardens
Following the government update on 19 December, our sculpture gardens will be in Tier 4 from Sunday 20 December. As things stand, we believe that we are able to keep the gardens open for our last Winter Weekend. However, we need to advise all visitors not to travel to us from outside Tier 4. If you have a booking for Sunday 20 December and do not live in the local Tier 4 area, please request a refund using the "make an enquiry" option at the side of this page.
Henry Moore - Shelter Drawings
Henry Moore is an extremly important 20th Century Artist most famous for his sculptures, lots of which can be seen at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park. However, he is also did a series of drawings of underground bomb shelters during the second world war. Here is a video of Henry Moore talking about the expeirence of creating these drawings: http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningzone/clips/henry-moore-s-underground-shelter-drawings-from-world-war-ii/11626.html To create the grainy texture which mirrored…