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Museum Refurbishment

The Museum will be closed for refurbishment from Wednesday 30th November.  Staff will still be available for any queries you may have.  Please see our Contact page. We will be re-opening in the New Year.

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A New Exhibition: Playing for Peace

Playing for Peace, an exhibition celebrating the role of sport in bringing together international communities, was launched in Coventry Cathedral on 4 October 2011. David Moorcroft, former 5000m world record holder and 2012 Ambassador for Coventry, opened the exhibition along with Nick Chavasse from Coventry Cathedral.

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Positive Bradford Day

The Peace Museum will be participating in the very first Positive Bradford Day on Wednesday, 28 September 2011. From noon onwards, Centenary Square , the Urban Park and Tyrrell Street will become a giant showcase for all that’s good about Bradford.  There’ll be a spectacular, varied programme of music, dancing, fashion shows, sports coaching, crisp tasting, […]

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The Peace Museum featured on Everyman Radio

The Peace Museum’s curator, Julie Obermeyer, was recently interviewed about the museum by Everyman Radio, an internet radio station which aims to bring a light-hearted yet realistic view of the world with alternative music, discussions on the latest events and a mix of comedy, poetry, readings, health, etc. The museum was contacted because programmers at […]

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The Peace Museum’s paintings featured on new BBC ‘Your Paintings’ website

Five paintings in The Peace Museum’s collection are featured on the new BBC website ‘Your Paintings‘, which aims to show the entire UK national collection of oil paintings, the stories behind the paintings, and where to see them. ‘Your Paintings’ is a joint initiative between the BBC, the Public Catalogue Foundation (a registered charity) and […]

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We’re connected

You can now find The Peace Museum on the social networking websites Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube.  Through these sites you can keep up to date about upcoming events and exhibitions and share news, information, updates, ideas, developments and special announcements. We also encourage you to check out our blog, which we will be using with […]

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