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The Man of Philanthropy, Politics and Clogs, circa 1868

Philip Jeffs‘ latest blog examines political smearing in the 1860s… The last three election posters I have shown you have all been very wordy, so I thought that today I…

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Victorian Menagerie The Warrington Menagerie, circa 1840s

Archivist Philip Jeffs investigates the story behind the “Warrington Menagerie”… The above picture shows a Victorian Menagerie. The travelling menageries were a sort of cross between a travelling fair and…

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Reg Waywell 129

Paint Your Town

Saturday 27 Jun 2015 - Saturday 19 Sep 2015, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Art

Perspectives of Warrington past and present, from some of the town’s local artists, including Reginald Waywell, Matt Child, Frank Altman and Jan Newhouse.

The Museum of Gaming exhibition at Warrington Museum

The Museum of Gaming

Saturday 18 Jul 2015 - Saturday 19 Sep 2015, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Exhibition

Why do we play games and what makes a good game? This exhibition explores the history of gaming, from ancient board games to videogames, with playable examples.

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