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Small Acts of Unforgetting – Armistice event at Bury Art Museum

Small Acts of Unforgetting – Armistice event at Bury Art Museum

Press releases   •   Nov 02, 2018 11:49 GMT

No fewer than 588 men and boys from Bury and the surrounding district were killed during the first 17 months of the First World War.

Bury Art Shop shortlisted for national award

Bury Art Shop shortlisted for national award

Press releases   •   Mar 21, 2018 15:49 GMT

Bury Art Shop is making its name on the national stage after being shortlisted for a Museums & Heritage award.

Wonder Women: Take Up Space

Wonder Women: Take Up Space

Press releases   •   Mar 08, 2018 15:22 GMT

Bury is taking part in a Manchester-wide celebration to mark 100 years of the Representation of the People Act which gave some women in Britain the right to vote.

‘Happy’ exhibition inspired by Victoria Wood opens next week

‘Happy’ exhibition inspired by Victoria Wood opens next week

Press releases   •   Feb 09, 2018 11:33 GMT

A new exhibition inspired by Victoria Wood marks the beginning of a year of ‘Happy’ events at Bury Art Museum.

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Manchester Museum Art Collection opens in China

Manchester Museum Art Collection opens in China

News   •   Nov 26, 2012 11:05 GMT

A collection of over 83 paintings from across Greater Manchester has opened in China for the first time ever, thanks to a curator from Bury who came up with the idea of raising cash by arranging for the art collections to go ‘on tour’.