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History of Preston Grasshoppers explored in new Harris Museum exhibition

Hoppers on the run Pic: Mick Craig As the country gears up for the Rugby World Cup in the Autumn an exhibition celebrating Preston’s rugby heritage has opened. The Harris Museum and Art Gallery is marking 150 […]

4 days ago
Things to do in Preston during the 2019 summer holidays

Enjoying an ice cream at the show The summer of 2019 is nearly upon us! The weather might be undecided as to what season it is but the kids will certainly let us know they’re off school […]

1 week ago
Buses to perform unique artistic show at Preston Bus Station

Curator listed at the Bus Station Preston Bus Station is going to see a unique performance on its concourse. During Sunday 14 July an hour-long show is being put on by 32 bus-drivers. To a sound […]

3 weeks ago
Harris library staff due to transfer to Preston City Council to help lottery bid

The Harris overlooking the Flag Market Pic: Tony Worrall A key change which could help unlock millions of pounds of funding for the Harris Museum and Art Gallery is due to be confirmed this week. Preston City Council will […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Bus Station nostalgia needed for new exhibition

Inside Preston Bus Station Pic: Tony Worrall Preston Bus Station’s history is being explored in a new exhibition. The Harris Museum and Art Gallery is due to mark 50 years of one of the city’s most iconic […]

4 weeks ago
Vikings to take over the Harris throughout the summer

Inspecting some fine Viking art and hand-crafted pieces Preston’s bracing itself for a Viking invasion from mid-June. The Harris Museum and Art Gallery is showcasing Fearsome Craftsman. A touring exhibition from the JORVIK Viking Centre in York it […]

1 month ago
Man shows Preston pride with tattoo of Harris Museum

The Harris tattoo on Bartosz Parzych's bicep A local man has a permanent reminder of his home town after getting a tattoo of the Harris Museum and Art Gallery. Bartosz Parzych was tattooed by his friend Gabriel […]

1 month ago
Wedding bells at the Harris as Preston couple Rebecca and Jeremy become the first to tie the knot

It was wedding bells at the Harris Museum this weekend when a Preston couple became the first to tie the knot at the historic venue. Rebecca Scott and Jeremy Rowlands […]

2 months ago
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