Archive for July, 2013

Object of the Fortnight 26/07/13

GLUE ME PEACE POSTER A new temporary exhibition about Nobel Peace Prize winners is now on show! This exhibition highlights some of the achievements and work by several Nobel Peace Prize winners with objects on display from our collections, such as Nobel Peace Prize medals, peace posters and commemorative artefacts. One object on display is […]

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Object of the Fortnight 12/07/13

 ‘Free Nelson Mandela’ Badge The 18th of July is Nelson Mandela International Day. This annual celebration promotes peace and equality while honouring Mandela (on his birthday) for his achievements through his civil rights activism and South African presidency. Nelson Mandela was born in 1918 in South Africa. In his early twenties, Mandela became involved with […]

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Can you help?

Visitors to the Peace Museum often comment on the banners on display created by Thalia Campbell. Thalia has a huge archive of important peace memorabilia and is in desperate need of help in cataloging and archiving properly her collection. She is willing to pay reasonable travel expenses to anyone who is able to help with […]

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