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.
Irene Manton and Ida Roper were two brilliant women botanists collecting plants in two very different ways.
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.
We want you to send us your #LeedsThreads for next year’s shopping exhibition at Leeds City Museum.
Chris Bovis navigates the largely destroyed history of the Gascoigne family.
Discover the colourful histories behind our city’s many communities with David Harrison.
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 second in our 1891 Fancy Dress Ball series, this time on the life of Wilfred Nicholson who attended dressed as Mephistopheles.
Discover the immense influence of Samson Fox, who made his fortune through pioneering products manufactured by Leeds Forge.
In May 1968 the Leeds Infirmary (now the Leeds General Infirmary) opened its doors at its current location on Great George Street. However, its first visitors were not in need of medical attention but art lovers.