We hate 2020!

Just when we thought 2020 couldn't get any worse! We were about to re-open after many months of being closed but then disaster struck when a mains water pipe burst and flooded much of the ground floor of the museum.
Sadly re-opening has now been postponed. Read More >>>

Please Donate Via Just GivingNo visitors, no workshops, no events, no school visits... no income. We know that things are tough for everyone right now, but if you can afford to help us through these tough times please donate what you can.

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Dates In History


2005 [Detail]
 2005 Google now indexes over 8 billion pages
 January 2005 World of Warcraft launches in Sounth Korea
 February 2005 World of Warcraft Launch in Europe
 June 2005 World of Warcraft Launch in China
 October 2005 First Offical BlizzCon
 October 2005 First World of Warcraft Expansion Pack Announced
 November 2005 World of Warcraft launched in Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau

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