Tag: Leeds Museum and Galleries


The Bones of Home Education and Museums

Natalie Haigh reveals the positive impact of running workshops for home educating families.

Chimney Sweep Portraits in the Social History Collection

Explore the portraits in our 'Sweepiana' collection of items relating to chimney sweeps with Leila Prescott.

Mary Wood: Dewsbury’s Wool Queen

Uncover the story of Mary Wood, Dewsbury’s Wool Queen from 1931-32, in light of the Queens of Industry exhibition.

Our New Primary School Membership scheme

It's here! Find out everything you need to know about the three levels of membership.
Rebecca Lang from the Museum of London looking at some loose teeth at Leeds City Museum. She is working at a desk over a white table cloth. There is a few instruments on the table. She is working under a bright light. There is a skull next to her hands.

Farewell to ‘Skeletons’ at Leeds City Museum

On 7 January we said goodbye to our final visitors to the last leg of the exhibition tour, developed in partnership with Wellcome Collection and the Museum of London.


A group of secondary school children standing outside looking at the exterior of the Tudor Temple Newsam House

Local History GCSE Tours

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Tailor-made tours for GCSE students exploring the values, beliefs and attitudes of families who lived at Temple Newsam. An approved historical site for the OCR syllabus.