Saturday 21 April 2018

Game On - Special Exhibition

17 February 2018 - 13 May 2018
Open daily from 17 Feb to 13 May 2018

Map out the history of the hand-held game, from Victorian wooden toys to modern day digital games and fidget spinners. Discover how our fascination with simple, fiddly and addictive hand-busiers has developed over the decades. Have a go and find out which your favourite toys are! From rubik’s cubes to ball and cup games - there will be…

Workhouse Museum

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The grim exterior of the Police and Prison Museum in Ripon

Explore the darker side of history with expert Allan Cox. An afternoon packed with interesting and amusing facts surrounding the hangman’s trade & chance to take part in a special object handling session. Allan is a guide at the Bradford Police Museum, our project partner for our Police Heritage project. This event is supported by the Esmee Fairbairn…

Workhouse Museum

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