Travelling Peace Dove

Travelling Peace Dove

News | 17-12-2015

Last Thursday we had the privilege of welcoming Cynthia and Atma from the charity Peace Mala.  They came with one of their 14 small symbolic travelling peace doves.  The doves have been travelling all around the world and will soon be travelling to places such as Africa, Israel and Japan.  Each dove is made from […]

Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp Archives – the Lynette Edwell Collection.

Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp Archives – the Lynette Edwell Collection.

News | 19-11-2015

On November 17 a unique archive documenting all aspects of the Greenham Common Peace Women’s lives and campaigns will be made available to the public for the first time at Berkshire Record Office.  The archive will be known as the Lynette Edwell Collection and comprises primary source material entrusted to Lynette Edwell by Greenham women […]

New ‘Responses to Conflict’ Exhibition

New ‘Responses to Conflict’ Exhibition

Exhibitions | 12-11-2015

NEW “Responses to Conflict Exhibition” opening in November If you have visited the museum in recent weeks or you have been following our updates on social media, you may have already heard about our new exhibition.  It is now open to view, with some additions still to be made, in what was our World War […]

Event – Out of the Silence: Stories of the Conscientious Objectors of the First World War

Event – Out of the Silence: Stories of the Conscientious Objectors of the First World War

News | 20-10-2015

The Peace Museum is pleased to announce it will host a storytelling performance of ‘Out of the Silence’, Stories of the Conscientious Objectors of the First World War by Simon Heywood. The event will take place on the evening of November 23rd 2015 from 7:00pm, with the performance commencing at 7.30pm until 9pm. Entrance is […]

Heritage Open Day Special Opening Review

Heritage Open Day Special Opening Review

News | 29-07-2015

A Busy Two Days! Our Heritage Open Day Special Openings on the 10th and 11th September saw visitors old and new coming to the Museum. We had exciting handling activities, children’s activities and of course refreshments! The days were a success and it was exciting to be part of the nationwide celebration of all things […]

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 […]

The Peace Museum Summer Newsletter 2015

The Peace Museum Summer Newsletter 2015

News | 09-07-2015

The summer newsletter contains a summary of 2014 and news and events from the first six months of 2015. It can contain exciting updates regarding our Choices Then and Now project, news of our exhibitions and information on the funding situation. Download the newsletter here: The Peace Museum Summer Newsletter 2015 Should you wish to receive […]

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 […]