Tag: Local Leeds History

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Curator of Archaeology holding a sceat

Museum’s new tiny treasure is small change

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Leeds Museums & Galleries have acquired a tiny sceat which has been pierced to be used as a piece of jewellery.

Events

Painting of John Smeaton

John Smeaton at Temple Newsam

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This tour explores the grounds of Temple Newsam for remaining evidence of Smeaton’s pump and ventures inside the house to view the surviving well.
A pale blue Scootacar on display in the Leeds to Innovation exhibition at Leeds Industrial Museum

Leeds to Innovation

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Uncover the untold tales behind the greatest creative innovators of our time.
A green vintage bus is parked up in the carpark of Leeds Industrial Museum

Vintage bus day

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Travel on classic buses for free, operating between the City Centre, Kirkstall Forge and lots of Leeds Museums & Galleries!
A green vintage bus is parked up in the carpark of Leeds Industrial Museum

Vintage bus day

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Travel on classic buses for free, operating between the City Centre, Kirkstall Forge and lots of Leeds Museums & Galleries!
The Matriarch by Charmaine Watkiss

Charmaine Watkiss: The Wisdom Tree

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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.