image for Exhibition item typePotwallopers at Pontefract Library

Exhibition, Fri 2 Mar - Fri 15 Jun 2018

Potwallopers

Potwallopers

Contact

Pontefract Library

Address

Shoemarket,
Pontefract,
West Yorkshire,
WF8 1BD

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 2 Mar - Fri 15 Jun Potwallopers

Details

A free pop up exhibition at Pontefract Library marking the BBC Civilisations Festival.

Come and see some of the artwork commissioned by Wakefield Museums in partnership with the Speaker's Art Fund commemorating the first secret ballet held in Pontefract in August 1872.

The event marked a turning point in the civilizing on British democracy and allowed ordinary voters to exercise their rights without fear of retribution from crooked elites seeking to influence parliament.

Education/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shop

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 2 Mar - Fri 15 Jun 2018

Location

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Map reference: SE 455219  Lat: 53.69156 Long: -1.31243

Facilities

  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop