‘Independence from America Event’

‘Independence from America Event’

News | 18-06-2015

On Saturday 4th July 2015 The Campaign for the Accountability of American Bases (CAAB) will be holding an “Independence from America Event” at the main gate of the Menwith Hill NSA Base from 5pm to 9pm. This will be an out of doors event for all concerned with the promotion of peace. The event will include speakers, music, freshly cooked food […]

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 […]

Edward Snowden Film

Edward Snowden Film

News | 11-06-2015

‘Citizen Four’ In January 2013 filmmaker Laura Poitras was several years into the making of a film about abuses of national security in post 9/11 America when she started receiving encrypted emails from someone identifying himself as “citizen four”,… Should enough tickets be sold, the film will be shown on Wednesday 1 July at 12 […]

Volunteer Positions

Volunteer Positions

News | 28-05-2015

We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join us over the summer to assist with events, visitors, daily running and caring for the collection. The position will be on an ad hoc basis, and will mainly be on Wednesdays or Thursdays.  It will provide a basic introduction of what it is like to work in […]

Gig In a Gallery: The Peace Museum

Gig In a Gallery: The Peace Museum

News | 02-04-2015

A group of 2nd year undergraduate TV production students from the University of Bradford recently produced a video here at the Museum 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 thank the students […]

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

Changes to Opening Hours

Changes to Opening Hours

News | 08-09-2014

Due to staffing changes the Museum will no longer be open Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Instead, from the week beginning Monday 15th September, the Museum will be open to the public every Thursday, 10am till 4pm. Other opening times may possible for group visits/other visits with prior arrangement. If you wish to discuss loaning or […]

New Facebook Account

New Facebook Account

News | 21-08-2014

  The Peace Museum has a new Facebook account! ‘Like’ the page for latest news, updates and pictures from the galleries and our exciting events. The page will also keep you up to date with opening hours and events. Follow the link below… https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Peace-Museum/609752349144699?fref=ts Our Twitter account remains the same, click the link below to get […]

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 […]