Read about the success of our Armistice & After programme, which involved local communities and volunteers.
Delve into the stories and myths surrounding medieval residents of Lotherton, the Gascoigne family.
Find out how we’ve created 3D videos from wartime stereoscope cards, and see them on display.
Vanessa Jones gives context to the costumes featured in the new BBC One drama, Gentleman Jack.
Discover the impressive history of record shops throughout Leeds.
Ahead of the upcoming Music exhibition in 2020, Ellie Parmenter has uncovered an early predecessor to the Leeds Festival we know today.
With over 1.3 million objects, we’ve been exploring the different ways that our audiences interpret them.
Discover the fascinating trove of letters from the archive of Sydney Kitson in Leeds Art Gallery.
Street vendors were an inherent aspect of Victorian Britain, but often forgotten…
Whilst digitising our collection, we discovered a publication whose author has a very interesting history…
Miss Nora Passavant dressed as ‘The Leeds Daily Papers’ at the 1891 Fancy Dress Ball. Joshua King explores the life of Nora and the rest of the Passavant women.
The Preservative Party, Leeds City Museum’s group for young volunteers, tell us about their recent trip to Berlin.