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.
Rebecca Machin celebrates the beautiful and amazing females animals here in the collections of Leeds Museums and Galleries.
Our schools loans box membership scheme is now up and running with over 25 boxes to choose from, with subjects ranging from the Ancient Greeks to chocolate.
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…
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 colourful histories behind our city’s many communities with David Harrison.
Discover the message behind Leeds City Museum’s latest exhibition, about what animals do and how they live their lives.
Discover the immense influence of Samson Fox, who made his fortune through pioneering products manufactured by Leeds Forge.