Past exhibitions

Exhibitions and displays

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Liverpool Pride

Date: 2 Aug 2014 - 2 Aug 2014

A small showcase of artwork by LGBT artists.

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Rainford's Roots

Date: 1 Jul 2014 - 31 Jul 2014

Finds made by archaeology volunteers.

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Merseyside Police vehicles

Date: 25 Jun 2014 - 16 Jul 2014

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Merseyside Police.

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Exhibition

From There to Here

Date: 2 May 2014 - 13 Jul 2014

The hidden history of People with Learning Difficulties.

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Display

Looking outwards

Date: 5 Jun 2014 - 9 Jul 2014

Artwork from the Mayoral Art Competition

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Ken. To be destroyed

Date: 10 Jun 2014 - 7 Jul 2014

Part of the un-straight museum conference

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1975 Ford Escort 1100L

Date: 3 Feb 2014 - 24 Jun 2014

A recent addition to the collection.

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Exhibition

By Jove! It’s Ken Dodd!

Date: 8 Nov 2013 - 21 Apr 2014

Photographs by Stephen Shakeshaft.

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'The Wheel of Fortune'

Date: 1 Feb 2014 - 10 Mar 2014

Painting on display for LGBT History month.

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Durga Puja

Date: 8 Oct 2013 - 22 Jan 2014

Hindu idols from the Bengali Association of Merseyside

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Blackler's Father Christmas

Date: 16 Dec 2013 - 6 Jan 2014

A figure from the department store's famous displays.

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Exhibition

Merseystyle

Date: 10 May 2013 - 27 Oct 2013

Photos of Liverpool and the Wirral by The Caravan Gallery.

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Claire House ducks 2013

Date: 18 Jul 2013 - 18 Sep 2013

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Spray for Justice

Date: 13 Apr 2013 - 2 Sep 2013

Hillsborough tribute by graffiti artist Gecko

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Festival of Archaeology

Date: 12 Jul 2013 - 28 Jul 2013

Two small displays of recent finds from local excavations

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Exhibition

Liverpool Doors

Date: 24 Feb 2012 - 21 Jul 2013

Roger McGough's innovative fusion of doors and verse

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Olympian Series II – Beth Tweddle

Date: 13 Mar 2013 - 14 Jul 2013

Body cast sculpture by Louise Giblin

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Exhibition

Beryl Bainbridge, painter

Date: 7 Dec 2012 - 28 Apr 2013

Highlighting the author's lesser known artistic side.

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Wedding dress - Homotopia display

Date: 30 Oct 2012 - 18 Dec 2012

Dress worn by the winner of Alternative Miss Liverpool, 2011

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Range Rover Evoque Coupé

Date: 18 Sep 2012 - 6 Dec 2012

The latest addition to the Land Transport collection

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Object

A Piece of Cake

Date: 15 Sep 2012 - 25 Nov 2012

'2 Up 2 Down/Homebaked' by Jeanne van Heeswijk

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Exhibition

Liverpool Love

Date: 28 Sep 2012 - 25 Nov 2012

Art by famous artists that was auctioned for charity

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Display

Postcode

Date: 16 Mar 2012 - 16 Sep 2012

Portraits exploring the effects of antisocial behaviour laws

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Exhibition

The Liverpool Tapestry

Date: 27 Apr 2012 - 16 Sep 2012

The spirit of the city captured by 150 embroiderers

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Display

Focus on FACT

Date: 19 Jul 2011 - 5 Aug 2012

Our city, our stories display

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Exhibition

Mike McCartney's Liverpool

Date: 19 Jul 2011 - 15 Apr 2012

Photographs of Liverpool

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Display

Savage Style

Date: 4 Nov 2011 - 19 Feb 2012

Outfits worn by comedian Paul O'Grady's alter ego.

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Installation

Museum on the road

Date: 2 Oct 2006 - 31 Dec 2010

Museum of Liverpool objects on loan to different locations.

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Exhibition

Living with the Romans

Date: 23 Jul 2005 - 4 Jun 2006

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Display

Collecting the Beatles

Date: 25 Aug 2005 - 23 Apr 2006

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Display

Liverpool lives: Cheng Shun Lin

Date: 1 Feb 2006 - 28 Feb 2006

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

Finding a Safe Place

Date: 30 Sep 2005 - 15 Jan 2006

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Display

Liverpool lives: Alison Halford

Date: 1 Sep 2005 - 30 Sep 2005

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: Charles Blackburn

Date: 1 Aug 2005 - 31 Aug 2005

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: Leasowe man

Date: 1 Jul 2005 - 31 Jul 2005

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: Father James Nugent

Date: 1 Jun 2005 - 30 Jun 2005

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

Living It Up

Date: 12 Feb 2005 - 14 Jun 2005

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Display

'Blackie' the Blackler's rocking horse

Date: 2 Jan 2005 - 31 May 2005

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: Stephen Parry

Date: 1 May 2005 - 31 May 2005

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: Billy Fury

Date: 1 Apr 2005 - 30 Apr 2005

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: Frankie Vaughan

Date: 1 Mar 2005 - 31 Mar 2005

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: Jessie Reid Crosbie

Date: 1 Feb 2005 - 28 Feb 2005

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Chinese Memory Lines

Date: 13 Jan 2005 - 7 Feb 2005

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Display

Liverpool lives: William and Lillian Webster

Date: 1 Jan 2005 - 31 Jan 2005

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

Yours Faithfully

Date: 16 Oct 2004 - 9 Jan 2005

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Display

In The Picture!

Date: 22 Nov 2004 - 4 Jan 2005

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: Angus Wood

Date: 1 Dec 2004 - 31 Dec 2004

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

Spirit of the Blitz

Date: 10 Jul 2003 - 5 Dec 2004

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: Brian Patten

Date: 1 Nov 2004 - 30 Nov 2004

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Installation

You Could Be Lucky

Date: 18 Sep 2004 - 28 Nov 2004

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

Spotlight on Eric's Club

Date: 26 Aug 2004 - 21 Nov 2004

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: Frank Hornby

Date: 1 Oct 2004 - 31 Oct 2004

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: Hugh Ward

Date: 1 Sep 2004 - 30 Sep 2004

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

The Kop's last stand

Date: 28 May 2004 - 19 Sep 2004

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: Kathleen Thomas

Date: 1 Aug 2004 - 31 Aug 2004

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: William Henry Fleming

Date: 1 Jul 2004 - 31 Jul 2004

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: PC Frederick Doran

Date: 1 Jun 2004 - 30 Jun 2004

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: Amos Burn

Date: 1 May 2004 - 31 May 2004

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

'As if in a dream dreamt by another'

Date: 24 Oct 2003 - 3 May 2004

Artwork by David Jacques (Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: Thomas Oladipo Kuforiji

Date: 1 Apr 2004 - 30 Apr 2004

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: Jack Robinson

Date: 1 Mar 2004 - 31 Mar 2004

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Liverpool lives: Florence and Henry Bolton

Date: 1 Feb 2004 - 29 Feb 2004

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Display

Liverpool lives: James Larkin

Date: 1 Jan 2004 - 31 Jan 2004

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

Stuart Sutcliffe

Date: 21 Aug 2003 - 24 Nov 2003

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

Mike McCartney's Liverpool Life

Date: 24 May 2003 - 28 Sep 2003

Snapshots of stars and the 1960s (Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

Memory Blocks

Date: 8 Mar 2003 - 27 Apr 2003

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

Your History, Our History

Date: 21 Mar 2003 - 27 Apr 2003

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

Indian Presence in Liverpool

Date: 22 Nov 2002 - 23 Feb 2003

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

Liverpool Memories

Date: 12 Jul 2002 - 27 Oct 2002

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

Bottle Your Culture

Date: 21 Mar 2002 - 28 Jul 2002

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

Talking Traditions

Date: 15 Mar 2002 - 16 Jun 2002

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

Soccer Shots

Date: 23 Nov 2001 - 17 Feb 2002

(Museum of Liverpool Life)

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Exhibition

Meccano: Twentieth Century Toys

Date: 2 Jun 2001 - 28 Oct 2001

(Museum of Liverpool Life)