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A handwritten page showing a list of objects written in very small hard to read writing

Lanuvium and the Leeds Blitz

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This notebook contains lists of objects unearthed from the rubble left by the Leeds Blitz in 1941. But how did they come to be here in the first place?
A group of young people are standing in an artefact store and wearing a mask

Open Minds with the Preservative Party

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Leeds City Museum's young volunteers, the Preservative Party, have been working hard during lockdown on a new display exploring mental health.
The preservative party standing around an old document on a pillow, at the West Yorkshire archives

Youth Engagement in Museums

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Why should museums do youth engagement? Why not! This blog gets to the root of why engaging young people in what we do is so important.
photo of two people in a room painted bright green with several photo frames on the wall in the background. A woman with long brown hair and a grey dress is helping a pupil to dress with one the object from Leeds Museums and Galleries's textile collection. The object looks like a poncho, it is long with some fringes and beige with red and black details.

How Do Museum Objects Impact Children with Special Needs and Disabilities?

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Sarah Allen explores the impact of museum objects on children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.