Britain’s Best Tolkien Memorabilia

9th February 2024

Experience Barnsley is currently hosting the ‘Magic of Middle-earth’, an exhibition which celebrates the genius of J.R.R. Tolkien and if you have not yet had the opportunity to visit in person, you are now able to view it on-line at  The Magic of Middle-earth Exhibition (

To celebrate the exhibition there will also be an online event on Thursday, 21 February, between 6.30pm and 7.30pm, to find Britain’s best Tolkien memorabilia.

Collector Matt Fox will give his professional opinion on the items shared, including value and relevance to the books and films.

If you have any objects you would like to be included, please share them with the museum via their social media platforms or by email at

At the online event, Matt will review a shortlist of objects and give his opinions live via our Facebook page, with the owners of the shortlisted items will receiving a Tolkien-themed gift as a prize.

Britain’s Best Tolkien Memorabilia