Fingers Crossed for 2021 ...

2020 was the worst! COVID kept the museum closed for much of the year and a mains water pipe bursting causing a flood kept us closed for the rest. 
We're hoping to re-open in the next few months ... fingers crossed! 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.

There's over 36,000 exhibits here! That should keep you occupied for a bit - get searching!

Or come and get involved on our social media channels ...

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Thank you.

Volunteer roles

8th March 2019

If you would like to be involved in the LEO project, we have many volunteer opportunities available. We need people who are interested in:

  • scanning documentation and photographs/slides,
  • checking links in Leopedia and updating it,
  • editing videos,
  • transcribing interviews and documents.
If you're conscientious and keen to learn we'd love to hear from you. To get involved email the Project Manager Lisa McGerty (

Posted by: Lisa McGerty




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