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Focus on Strikes

Explore the emotions behind the objects

17 March 2014

17 March 2014, Focus on Strikes @ People's History Museum - Miners' Strike, 1984

Time 13:15 - 14:00

Duration 45 minutes

Cost In order to keep our events programme affordable to everyone, please make a donation

Uncover the real people’s history of some of the museum’s objects.  Forget about the facts and focus on the feelings.  We subvert the idea of a museum tour and ask you the questions – what can you see?  How is that person feeling?  What do you think is happening?

Taking our picket line as a starting point we’ll explore what it may have been like to go on strike at different points throughout history.

Suitable for adults and young people

  • Treat yourself to 15% off in The Left Bank cafe bar when you attend an event at the People’s History Museum
  • Part of our Play Your Part programme of events and exhibitions
  • Want to see your event here?  Are you a community group looking for a space?  We may be able to help.  If you’d like to Play Your Part and hold a public event here then please contact catherine.odonnell@phm.org.uk for full details

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