Views of War within ‘In Their Footsteps’at Leeds City Museum

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In this guest blog post, Claudia Sternberg reveals why 'In Their Footsteps' is such a significant exhibition

The Children’s Fancy Dress Ball

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Social History Curator Kitty Ross opens up a fascinating Victorian photo album in the collection!

Dying Matters

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World Cultures Curator Antonia Lovelace gives a sneak preview of the new Dying Matters display at Leeds City Museum Death is perhaps the one experience that unites people the world over. But even though every person experiences death and…

The Preservative Party’s Top Ten Tips for Curating an Exhibition

Ellie Smith and D’arcy Darilmaz from the Leeds City Museum youth curators group the Preservative Party share their tips for curating an exhibition!

A Kitchen Cabinet of Curiosity

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 Pamela Crowe explores the contents of a 1950s kitchen cabinet and the origins of museum collecting   The wooden space-saving kitchen cabinet at Leeds Discovery Centre (pictured above) dates from the mid-twentieth century and…