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Event: Hiroshima Day 2016 SPECIAL OPENING

Saturday 6th August 2016 11.45-3.00pm In remembrance of those who were killed or injured in the nuclear bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945, The Peace Museum is pleased to be involved in a memorial event with Yorkshire CND. At 12pm a vigil will take place by the Hiroshima memorial in Norfolk Gardens behind City […]

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Summer Holidays Children’s Activities

FREE CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES During the six week summer holidays, The Peace Museum will have a range of free children’s activities in the galleries. We will run peace related arts and craft activities every day during our opening hours. We also welcome group bookings and special activities can be arranged. The Museum is open Wednesdays, Thursdays […]

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New way to donate!

We are grateful to receive donations from many supporters. All donations help secure the future of The Peace Museum, including premises, operation and staffing. We have launched a new Just Giving text campaign. To donate, simply text PMUK16 £3 to 70070 This is a suggested amount, the amount can be edited, £ sign followed by […]

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New website coming soon…

Some visitors to our website may be aware there are some ongoing issues with hacks and unwanted advertisements to our website. This is unfortunate and we apologise for this inappropriate content. However, thanks to a small grant we will soon be redesigning our website! The new website will include new exciting content and pages, including […]

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Good news! Extension of opening hours

Fantastic news! Commencing from Wednesday 25th May, the Museum will now be open every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday!  Thanks to fundraising efforts and a grant award, the Museum has been able to extend staff hours, which in turn has meant an increase in visitor opening hours. The team will now have more time to further […]

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Spring/Summer 2016 Newsletter

Good News! Our Spring/Summer Newsletter is now available. You can download it here: Spring Summer 2016 Newsletter If you wish to be added to our mailing list or wish to recieve hard copies of the newsletter email info@peacemuseum.org.uk  

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Northern Museums Volunteer Pass Scheme

The Peace Museum is part of Museum Development Yorkshire’s, Northern Museums Volunteer Pass Scheme for 2016 – 2018.  The Northern Museums Volunteer Pass entitles volunteers to various benefits such as FREE entry and/or additional benefits at participating museums in Yorkshire and Humberside, North East and North West regions. As we are part of this scheme […]

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Basque Exhibition – Special Opening Review

Thank you to everybody who attended the special event: Basque Children in Yorkshire 1937 Opening Evening on Thursday 18th February. The event was an opportunity for people to view the exhibition produced by the Basque Children of ’37 Association UK which tells the story of child refugees from the Spanish Civil War who were evacuated […]

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