Thursday 20 August 2015

Cop Cars

20 July 2015 - 30 November 2015

An exhibition of model police cars and Copperton model village. Opens July 20th. Normal Admission Charges. The exhibtion consists of an extensive collection of model police cars, ranging from a Model T Ford up to a BMW 5 Series. The collection was originally amassed by David Hirst who joined Leeds City Police in 1969. He retired in 1993 as a result…

Prison & Police Museum

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Seven Weeks of Summer Fun

20 July 2015 - 4 September 2015

Seven weeks of summer fun for each week of the school summer holidays. We are hosting across all three museums a programme of family themed activities every weekday through the summer holidays. Do you want to learn more about the food at the Workhouse, and try making bread? Do you want to experience being a judge and sentence…

Workhouse, Prison & Police and Courthouse Museums on different weeks

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17 August 2015 - 21 August 2015

Summer Fun Week 5 - Herbology The schools have broken up and the family fun activities ars continuing at the Ripon Musuems. This week is being hosted by the Workhouse Garden (if the weather cooperates!) spot the herbs growing in the garden used for remedies in the Victorian era. Find out about what remedies and cures were used…

Workhouse Museum Garden

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