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On the March exhibition opening

24 May 2011

A selection of images from the opening of our current exhibition ‘On the March’. The exhibition was officially opened by Jeremy Deller, Turner Prize winning artist and friend and sometime collaborator of Ed Hall’s on Friday 13 May 2011. For more information about the exhibition, see here.

Art Fund Prize Update

20 May 2011

Last night the shortlist for the Art Fund Prize was announced live on Front Row on BBC Radio 4 by Michael Portillo, Chair of the judges.  The museum was one of ten museums in the long list for the prestigious prize, but unfortunately we did not make it to the last four. Katy Archer, Director […]

Success at M & H Awards

12 May 2011

Staff from the museum attended the Museums and Heritage Awards for Excellence 2011 at Church House, Westminster in London last night.  The museum was really pleased to be highly commended in the best marketing campaign category for the re-branding of the People’s History Museum.  The museum was also shortlisted for the permanent exhibition category for […]

Museums at Night 2011

6 May 2011

The museum will be taking part in Museums at Night, a national campaign where hundreds of museums, galleries, libraries, archives and heritage sites are unlocking their doors for special evening events over the weekend of Friday 13 – Sunday 15 May. Friday 13 May 7.30pm – 9.00pm Free Come along and join a twilight march […]