Discover how we kept sustainability at the forefront of our Beavers to Weavers exhibition.
Irene Manton and Ida Roper were two brilliant women botanists collecting plants in two very different ways.
Rebecca Machin celebrates the beautiful and amazing females animals here in the collections of Leeds Museums and Galleries.
Collections and Contingency is an exhibition of sculpture and microscopic photography by Deborah Gardner, placed in and around the fascinating artefacts and specimens in our store at Leeds Discovery Centre.
Discover the message behind Leeds City Museum’s latest exhibition, about what animals do and how they live their lives.
Claire Miles explores our LMG’s Bird Egg collection during her placement with our Natural Sciences Collection.
Sarah Allen explores the impact of museum objects on children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.
Curator Ruth Martin answers the age old question: what does it take to change the temporary exhibition gallery from one show to another?
Curator of Natural Sciences Rebecca Machin takes us on a walking tour to explore the delicate balance of springtime, in light of the “For All Seasons” exhibition at Leeds City Museum.
New collections challenge on social media! Test your birdy knowledge with #PlumagePuzzle!
The Leeds Tiger over at Leeds City Museum is one of our best-loved exhibits, but how did it get here and was it really once a rug? Thanks to some amazing research by Ebony Andrews, (in her PhD thesis ‘The Biographical Afterlife of the Leeds Tiger’), we have the answers to some of these questions!…
Swallowtail butterfly Museum collections require constant care and there’s a lot of conservation work going on behind the scenes at Leeds Museums. Right now, some of the animals usually displayed in Leeds City Museum’s Life on Earth Gallery are being conserved. We’re taking the opportunity to reveal what goes on behind the scenes, following the…