Trowbridge Museum Redevelopment nears completion

Trowbridge Museum Redevelopment nears completion

Smith and Jones are currently working as museum designers in Wiltshire, on Trowbridge Museum’s redevelopment project. We are at the final stages of the project, with visitors soon being able to return and discover the new museum following its £2.5 million redevelopment.  The museum has doubled in size by expanding up into the empty floor of Grade II listed Home Mills above the original museum, with Smith and Jones being creating the museum’s new vision and concept, as well as...

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National Oceanography Centre exhibition centre redesign by Smith & Jones boat

New project award at the National Oceanography Centre

The National Oceanography Centre (NOC) is a marine science research and technology institution based on two sites in Southampton and Liverpool. It is the UK’s largest institution for integrated sea level science, coastal and deep ocean research and technology development.  Smith and Jones are delighted to be working with the NOC on the development of a new visitor experience at their head office in Southampton.  The global work and activities that takes place behind the scenes at NOC is truly...

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Museum of East Dorset Redevelopment complete

Museum of East Dorset Redevelopment complete

Smith and Jones have just been working as museum designers in Dorset on our latest museum redevelopment project.  We have just completed a major redevelopment of the Priest House Museum in Wimborne, with a transformation into the Museum of East Dorset.  Smith and Jones conceived the vision, designed the museum concepts, developed and project managed every element to this highly complex project across two floors of this fantastic period property.  In total we designed 11 different gallery space, ensuring the...

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Hinkley Point Visitor Centre Opens to Visitors

Hinkley Point Visitor Centre Opens to Visitors

Smith and Jones are proud and privalaged to have worked as visitor centre designers for EDF, on the development of a brand new visitor centre concept at Hinkley Point in Somerset.  The Hinkley Point Visitor Centre, tells the story of nuclear power right from the start with the construction of HPA which opened in 1957, through to the modern day story of the construction and delivery HPC, currently Europe’s biggest construction site.  The new centre encourages visitors to explore how...

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Northam Burrows Country Park Visitor Centre design

Northam Burrows Country Park Visitor Centre design

One of the joys of our projects is visiting and working in some of the UK’s most fantastic locations. We are currently working as visitor centre designers in Devon on the development of a brand new visitor centre concept for Torridge Council at Northam Burrows.  A brand new visitor centre building is currently in the construction phase, designed by David Wilson Partnership of Barnstaple.  Smith and Jones are currently developing the exhibition design graphic scheme for the visitor centre concept,...

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Dorchester’s Roman Town House

Visitors welcomed back to Dorchester’s Roman Town House

 The Roman Villa is the only example to be seen in its entirety in Britain. Smith and Jones worked as interpretation designers as part of the redevelopment team at Dorset Council.  A newly created walkway through the site was created ensuring an open, accessible experience, with interpretation structures introducing visitors to the site.  Our involvement ensured an engaging, organised story with clear define messaging.  The project has not only received National Lottery funding, but partnership funding has been provided by...

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Parc Howard Museum old picture

Parc Howard Museum in Carmarthenshire new project award

 We are delighted to be working with the Carmarthenshire County Council museum team on the redevelopment of Parc Howard Museum in Llanelli. This work includes the creation of an interpretive framework and exhibition design services, for the various museum galleries as part of the redevelopment project.  Parc Howard a villa set in the heart of a picturesque park and gardens was built in 1885 by the Buckleys, a family of successful brewers.  The house and a founding collection was subsequently...

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