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Work Underway To Transform Nottingham Landmark Into Centre Of National Significance

March 16th, 2017

A MUCH-LOVED Nottingham attraction and landmark of historical importance is under-going an exciting £1 million refurbishment.
Reopening in early April as the National Justice Museum, the former Galleries of Justice will not only attract visitors from across the country, but become an educational resource of national importance.
The popular former courthouse and gaol, which houses the UK’s […]

Student blog post: What’s on whilst the museum is under refurbishment?

March 8th, 2017

What’s on whilst the Galleries of Justice Museum is under refurbishment? 
This blog post has been put together by Jessica Sims, one of our student volunteers at the museum.
As many of you may have noticed, the Galleries of Justice museum has gone a bit quiet as of late. This is due to the fact that […]


March 7th, 2017

Thanks to one of our student volunteers, Sophie Kenfield for producing this blog post 
Accelerating gender parity
Whether it be for political reasons or simply a display of love and appreciation, International Women’s Day is a time which brings women into focus across the world; commemorating their economic, cultural, political and social successes.
Taking place on March 8th every […]

Nottingham’s Got Talent… On Trial

February 23rd, 2017

Hear Ye! Hear Ye!
Apply now for our first live talent show!

Have you got what it takes to entertain the people of Nottingham?
If you think you’ve got an amazing talent that will impress our Judges, it would be criminal not to let us know! The winner of the live show will get the chance to perform […]

Galleries of Justice Museum Seeking Volunteers following an exciting £1 Million HLF Refurbishment

February 8th, 2017

The Galleries of Justice Museum is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to support their front of house team.  The recruitment drive coincides with a £1 million project supported by National Lottery players through the Heritage Lottery Fund that will see the museum relaunch as the National Justice Museum in Spring 2017.
Volunteers will form part of a […]

The Galleries of Justice Museum And The City of Caves To Host A Shining Night Of Celebration For The 10th Anniversary of Light Night

February 3rd, 2017
Following last year’s hugely popular event which saw 13,000 people take to High Pavement, the Galleries of Justice Museum will once again host a Light Night event which will run from 5.30 until 10.00 on Friday 10 February.
High Pavement will be lined with a selection of food stalls, with delicious delights including BBQ, Nigerian, Jacket […]

Cheers! Wine Tasting Night At The Galleries of Justice Museum Raises Over £1000 For Their Fundraising Campaign Help A Nottinghamshire Child

January 27th, 2017

Up to 70 Nottinghamshire school children will benefit from a recent event held by the Galleries of Justice Museum. The Museum’s Unique Connections business networking wine tasting event sponsored by Simple Marketing Consultancy was a huge success, raising over £1000. The money raised will go to ‘Help a Nottinghamshire Child’, the museum’s charitable fund raising […]

Classic Thriller Season Goes On Tour

January 11th, 2017

Due to closure for building works over the summer, the Theatre Royal Nottingham’s annual Colin McIntyre Classic Thriller Season goes on tour to other venues in the city
Tuesday 11 – Saturday 15 July: at NOTTINGHAM PLAYHOUSE
DIAL M FOR MURDER by Frederick Knott
Tuesday 18 – Saturday 22 July: at NOTTINGHAM PLAYHOUSE
Tuesday 25 […]

National Justice Museum Launch Postponed Until Later In 2017

December 19th, 2016

Originally planned for February 2017, the launch of the National Justice Museum will now take place later in 2017. The change of timing is due to a delay in the capital works.
The project, which is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, will see Nottingham’s Galleries of Justice Museum and their education provider, the National Centre […]

Unique Connections Wine Tasting Gets the Simple Marketing Touch

November 30th, 2016

Simple Marketing Consultancy will sponsor the Unique Connections Wine Tasting evening which is being held at the Galleries of Justice Museum on the 19 January 2017. All proceeds will go to the museum’s fundraising campaign, ‘Help a Nottinghamshire Child.’
Having recently celebrated their 5th anniversary, the Unique Connections Business Networking Events are committed to providing worthwhile and memorable networking […]

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