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 incorporates…
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Discover why some Victorian objects in the collection glow in the dark...
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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.
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Find out what it takes to care for over 700,000 specimens in our Natural Science collection.
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