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Object of the Moment-International Conscientious Objector Day

Conscientious Objectors To coincide with International Conscientious Objectors Day, here are two of the many Conscientious Objectors that we have information about at The Peace Museum. Thomas Linwood Bower Thomas Linwood Bower was a Conscientious Objector from Bradford who refused to fight during the First World War. He opposed the war effort on religious grounds […]

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Upcoming Museum Closures

The Peace Museum will be closed on the following upcoming dates:   Wednesday 3rd April (Closed from 2 pm) – Staff training. 8-12 April (Closed all week) – Museum conservation work. Friday 19th April (Closed all day) – Easter Good Friday.   Please check our website and social media for posts about our conservation week which […]

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International Women’s Day 2019 – Exploring Women at the Peace Tables

Exploring Women at the Peace Tables in the Wake of the First World War for International Women’s Day 2019 at the Peace Museum in Bradford.   Date: Friday 8th March 5-7pm Tickets: Free, booking required. Book online: https://iwd_aflawedpeace.eventbrite.co.uk   Book by phone: 01274 780 241   For International Women’s Day 2019 on Friday 8th March 5-7pm we are pleased to be joined by […]

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This Is Who I Am

  This Is Who I Am by ice&fire present first-hand accounts of LGBT+ people seeking asylum in the UK about their experiences in their own country and on arrival in the UK, addressing the particular challenges they face. These accounts are read by members of the Actors for Human Rights Network, an outreach project run […]

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National Lottery #ThanksToYou

  Between 5-7 December we are offering a free Peace Museum badge to National Lottery players as part of Heritage Lottery Fund’s #ThanksToYou campaign. We would like to say thank you to National Lottery players who have made our current exhibition A Flawed Peace? possible. A Flawed Peace? explores the peace settlement after the First World War marking 100 years since […]

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Call for Peace Museum Volunteers

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to come and volunteer at the Museum for at least one day per week, which might include weekends. The Peace Museum occupies three small, unique galleries in one of Bradford’s many fine Victorian buildings. It is the only accredited Museum of its kind in the UK and tells the […]

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A Flawed Peace?

The Peace Museum presents A Flawed Peace? An exhibition exploring post-war peace marking the First World War Centenary. The exhibition focusses on both heritage of the war and heritage of the peace and features a 1919 copy of the Treaty of Versailles, the peace treaty signed after the war. The 1919 copy of the Treaty of […]

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International Peace Day 2018 Openings

Friday 21st September and Saturday 22nd September Come and join us to celebrate International Peace Day, by visiting the only peace museum in the UK! Friday 21st September – 10am till 4pm – visit The Peace Museum main galleries, including our brand new exhibition The Cell Block. Free activities and guided tours available on request. […]

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