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Scrap Heap Challenge

  Looking at today’s photograph you may think I’ve gone mad. It is, as it appears to be, a scrap heap.     So, why am I posting pictures of…

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Sankey Land Boat Race, August 1981

  Today’s blog entry is short and sweet. Usually I would tell you a little bit about an image or document in our collections and then ask you to tell…

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Roots Between the Tides: JAM remixes Warrington Museum

Friday 30 Sep 2016 - Saturday 30 Dec 2017, All Day


Warrington Museum & Art Gallery


Using a combination of techniques from photography, sculpture and archival research, JAM will ‘remix’ elements from Warrington, creating a hanging network of several hundred images from the Fish Gallery mezzanine. Navigate a web of interconnected stories with the binoculars provided.

Springwatch display


Wednesday 22 Mar 2017 - Saturday 1 Jul 2017, All Day


Warrington Museum & Art Gallery


Featuring spring themed objects from the collection, this small display also features excerpts from the notebooks of Linnaeus Greening, one of Warrington’s most famous naturalists, as well as photographs and memoirs of the local Natural History Society.

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