New Facebook

New Facebook

News | 15-07-2015

The Peace Museum has a new facebook page! We need as many ‘Likes’ as possible to keep in touch with our supporters, updating on events and recent news from the Museum. Here is the link www.facebook.com/peacemuseumbradford Visitors to the Museum can also ‘check in’ on Facebook. Don’t forget to invite your friends!  

Hiroshima Day Event Success

Hiroshima Day Event Success

News | 15-07-2015

Bradford Hiroshima Day – August 6th On Thursday 6th August in commemoration of the 70 year anniversary of the dropping of the first atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima the museum held a joint event with Yorkshire CND. The event remembered those 80,000 civilians whose lives were abruptly taken on that fateful day in […]

Recent Events and Updates!

Recent Events and Updates!

News | 09-07-2015

We have had a very busy month here at the Museum, with visitors, group visits and outreach events. Here is a quick summary: Bradford Armed Forces Day The Peace Museum team participated in the Bradford Armed Forces Day event on Saturday 27th June. We held a stall next to the Armed Forces Community Covenant who […]

Maggie Glover

Maggie Glover

News | 11-06-2015

Maggie Glover was a Quaker, contemporary artist and peace activist. She combined her two passions (art and peace) through her artwork which the Peace Museum is proud to display. She covered a wide range of topics within her work, including depictions of campaigns and displays of activism by groups such as the Campaign for Nuclear […]

Gig In a Gallery: The Peace Museum

Gig In a Gallery: The Peace Museum

News | 02-04-2015

A group of second year undergraduate TV production students from the University of Bradford produced a video here at the Peace Museum in Spring this year which involved a ‘Gig in a Gallery’. Musician Angelo Palladino performed in the Peace Museum gallery, showcasing his talent and our objects and displays. The Peace Museum would like to […]

POPPIES FOR REMEMBRANCE EVENT

POPPIES FOR REMEMBRANCE EVENT

News | 19-11-2014

Poppies for Remembrance Event A massive thank you to the staff from Bradford Libraries and the West Riding Ruggers for their partnership on the ‘Poppies for Remembrance’ event we held at the museum on the 12th of November.   Poppy workshop Workshops were held throughout the day at the museum with seventy pupils from Eastwood […]

The Peace Museum Newsletter Summer/Autumn 2014

The Peace Museum Newsletter Summer/Autumn 2014

News | 22-10-2014

Here is our Newsletter for Summer/Autumn 2014. It includes updates on the galleries, a round up of our summer events and other exciting news! Click the link to download in pdf format… The Peace Museum Newsletter SummerAutumn 2014

Thanks for the Support at Undercliffe Cemetery WW1 Open Days

Thanks for the Support at Undercliffe Cemetery WW1 Open Days

News | 16-07-2014

A massive thank you to everyone who came to speak to us about our ‘Stories in Stone’ project at the Undercliffe Cemetery ‘Listen to our stories’ open days (funded by HLF). Thanks to our event volunteers, Suhail, Zara and Asiya for their much appreciated help. Stall at Undercliffe Cemetery Friday saw a huge turnout of […]

Piece Yard Hall Premises Shut Friday 11 July – Visit the Peace Museum on Tour Instead

Piece Yard Hall Premises Shut Friday 11 July – Visit the Peace Museum on Tour Instead

News | 09-07-2014

Please note that the Peace Museum’s Piece Hall Yard premises will be shut on Friday 11 July as the museum and team are on tour at Undercliffe Cemetery. The Peace Museum can be found from Fri 11 until Sun 13 July at Undercliffe Cemetery as part of the HLF funded WWI open days hosted at […]

World War 1 at Undercliffe Cemetery Fri 11 – Sun 13 July 2014

World War 1 at Undercliffe Cemetery Fri 11 – Sun 13 July 2014

Education | 02-07-2014

World War One at Undercliffe Cemetery Come and join in with the WWI open day weekend at Undercliffe Cemetery, Bradford: Friday 11 July 9.30am – 3.30pm Saturday 12 July 11am – 4pm Sunday 13 July 11am – 4pm There will be storytelling activities; drama performances; choir performances; guided tours; exhibitions; YMCA’s Tea Tent; plant sales and poetry […]