Exhibitions

Special Blog on the Treaty of Versailles

On the 28th June 1919 exactly five years after the assassination of Arch Duke Franz Ferdinand, the Treaty of Versailles was signed in the Hall of Mirrors at the Palace of Versailles near Paris.  This ended the state of war between Germany and the Allied Powers.   Although the Armistice was signed on 11 November 1918, […]

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Previous Exhibition: A force for peace? The History of European Cooperation

This exhibition featured a newly acquired 1919 copy of the Treaty of Versailles, objects relating to the League of Nations, the UN, and explored the development of the European Economic Community, which became the European Union. It provided information on the British referendum on Britain’s continued membership to the EU and presented arguments from both sides. […]

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New ‘Responses to Conflict’ Exhibition

NEW “Responses to Conflict Exhibition” opening in November If you have visited the museum in recent weeks or you have been following our updates on social media, you may have already heard about our new exhibition.  It is now open to view, with some additions still to be made, in what was our World War […]

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Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) and Women’s rights

Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) and Women’s rights The time of the year is nearly approaching to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the WILPF.  In April 1915 a congregation of women from a range of backgrounds and cultures gathered together in an International Congress in The Hague as a reaction to the […]

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Peace History is Herstory Too: An Exhibition Celebrating Women’s Peace History.

A new exhibition opening at the Museum! EXTENDED by popular demand! Peace History is Herstory Too: An Exhibition Celebrating Women’s Peace History. To celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8th, and the Centenary of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom in April, the Peace Museum is proud to present an exhibition exploring the […]

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