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Lives Unravelled

Join us for this creative and thought provoking textile exhibition from Yorkshire based textile group, 6 ply.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Originally displayed at Ripon Workhouse in 2021, this exhibition consists of five beautifully hand crafted and unique textile pieces reflecting women's experiences in the workhouse.

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This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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Accessibility

This exhibition is located on the top floor of The Workhouse which is only assessible via stairs. An interpretation folder with photographs of the exhibition can be found on the ground floor.

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Upcoming events

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Written on the Workhouse Walls 

Watch out for thieves or hit the road quick? Become a secret sign sleuth with Written on the Workhouse Walls, a fun family trail to celebrate the bicentenary of the Workhouse.

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on
26 Jun to 26 Jul 2024
at
10:30 to 16:00
+ 22 other dates or times
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Becher Walk 

Step back in time and join Reverend John T. Becher, founder of The Workhouse, on a tour of Southwell.

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on
26 Jun to 30 Oct 2024
at
10:45 to 12:30
+ 18 other dates or times
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Workhouse Walkers 

Come and enjoy a social walk around Southwell and discover more of the local area surrounding The Workhouse.

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on
28 Jun 2024
at
10:30 to 12:00
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Volunteer Open Day 

An open day is being held to sign-up new volunteers who would like to help-out at our unique historic Workhouse & Infirmary in Southwell, Nottingham.

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on
29 Jun 2024
at
11:00 to 14:00