Queens of industry
05/12/2018 @ 10:00 am - 30/09/2019 @ 5:00 pm
Exhibition revealing untold stories of working class women elected to represent some of Britain’s greatest industries from coal to cotton. Queens of Industry were a 20th century phenomenon; the first Railway Queens elected in the 1920s and the last Coal Queen crowned in the 1980s.
Free with museum admission.
(Open Bank Holiday Mondays, 10:00 – 17:00)
Tuesday – Saturday & 10:00 – 17:00
Last admission 16:00
Sunday 13:00 – 17:00