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Changing Attitudes to Women in WW1

Today we have another of Carol Mayo’s blogs about women’s history and women’s suffrage in Warrington:   This month’s subject is closely linked to the August blog which looked at…

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Museum hosts special events as part of national heritage festival

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery is hosting two special events over the coming weeks as part of a nationwide heritage festival. Heritage Open Days sees a variety of societies and…

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Warrington Art Treasures: The National Picture

Saturday 5 May 2018 - Saturday 2 Mar 2019, All Day


Warrington Museum & Art Gallery


This is the second in a series of three exhibitions celebrating landmark events for the oldest public museum in the North West. Warrington Museum & Art Gallery is joining forces with National Museums Liverpool by loaning three fantastic works, including Enrico Coleman’s Oxen Drawing a Black Stone to the Studio of John Warrington Wood, and Sir Luke Fildes’ A Portrait of Fanny Fildes and The Widower.

Warrington Herstories

Saturday 4 Aug 2018 - Saturday 26 Jan 2019, All Day


Warrington Museum & Art Gallery


Warrington Herstories tells the stories of 21 women with connections to the town – women who have made astounding achievements, shown insurmountable compassion to others, or simply dared to be different! From writers to poets, social and political campaigners to natural historians, entertainers to doctors and even the odd criminal! These feisty females and many […]

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