Museums and Memory 3: Western Approaches Museum

We know that museums make decisions about how they represent history, and how they allow their visitors to access and experience it. In the last of our posts this week about Liverpool's museums, we visit Liverpool's World War 2 Museum, Western Approaches, which is discreetly concealed on Rumford Street, just behind Exchange Flags. The museum … Continue reading Museums and Memory 3: Western Approaches Museum

Museums and Memory 2: Liverpool 8 Against Apartheid at the Museum of Liverpool

In the second of our posts this week highlighting items on display in Liverpool's museums which connect with themes we've been exploring in Whose History?, today we visit an exhibit in the Museum of Liverpool's People's Republic gallery. Liverpool 8 Against Apartheid is a community display, created in partnership with the Mandela8 group as part … Continue reading Museums and Memory 2: Liverpool 8 Against Apartheid at the Museum of Liverpool