https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/7-ft.jpg 302 426 da-admin /wp-content/uploads/2019/04/LMG.png da-admin2016-08-08 13:14:002021-04-01 09:14:33Leeds Remembers: How the local community filled the museum with poppies
We filled Leeds City Museum with poppies to remember the lives affected by the First World War.
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Learned how we work with groups and the local community at Temple Newsam.
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We discovered a rocky business partnership while researching nineteenth century mineral water manufacturers.
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Discover why some Victorian objects in the collection glow in the dark...
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As we mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme, Emma our Conservator reveals the medal awarded to veterans of the battle.
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Over the past few weeks our conservation volunteers have been hard at work at Leeds Discovery Centre on some special objects for a new First World War exhibition.