https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/coin800x400.jpg 400 800 Sara Merritt https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/lmg_logo_black.png Sara Merritt2022-06-23 11:17:482022-06-23 11:17:48Museum’s new tiny treasure is small change
A tiny coin which lay buried beneath the Yorkshire soil for more than 1,300 years has been banked by a Leeds museum. The ancient treasure is an example of a sceat, among the littlest coins ever made in Britain, and was unearthed by an eagle-eyed…
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/Jill-McKnight-500x300-1.jpg 300 500 Gina Churchill-Straffon https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/lmg_logo_black.png Gina Churchill-Straffon2022-04-19 15:00:232022-05-23 14:55:23Artist brings Leeds voices to life in new exhibition
The voices, stories and songs of generations of Leeds folk have inspired a thought-provoking new exhibition at Leeds Art Gallery. Leeds-based artist Jill McKnight immersed herself in the collections of the British Library and Leeds Art Gallery…
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/02/Grimshaw-500x300-1.jpg 300 500 Gina Churchill-Straffon https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/lmg_logo_black.png Gina Churchill-Straffon2022-02-11 16:31:442022-05-24 12:30:09Artist’s captivating moonlit masterpiece comes home to Leeds
An atmospheric riverside scene created by one of the city’s most celebrated artists is coming home after being acquired by Leeds Art Gallery. Reflections on the Aire - on strike was painted by Leeds-born John Atkinson Grimshaw in 1879, a…
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Charmaine-800x400-1.jpg 400 800 Gina Churchill-Straffon https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/lmg_logo_black.png Gina Churchill-Straffon2022-05-10 09:45:192022-05-24 11:14:54Charmaine Watkiss: The Wisdom Tree
Explore the wisdom, strength and resilience of Jamaican women across generations in this new exhibition, held in partnership with the Jamaica Society Leeds Out of Many Festival.
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/Phil-May-800x400-1.jpg 400 800 Gina Churchill-Straffon https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/lmg_logo_black.png Gina Churchill-Straffon2022-03-01 12:25:542022-03-01 14:41:07Phil May Portrait Project: Laughs and Sorrows
Join us in the gallery or online as we decipher Phil May's portrait in collaboration with local communities.
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/TN-GCSE-TOUR-800X321.jpg 321 800 Gina Churchill-Straffon https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/lmg_logo_black.png Gina Churchill-Straffon2020-09-17 21:43:442021-03-22 08:58:47Local History GCSE Tours
Tailor made tours for GCSE students exploring the values, beliefs and attitudes of families who lived at Temple Newsam.