About Museum History Entries

The Museum History A to Z entries cover the first hundred years of the museum from 1902 when Burnley Corporartion took over Towneley Hall up to the opening of the new wing in 2002. The entries relate to the control and management of the museum and relevant archived documents including exhibition catalogues, records of committee meetings, accession registers and work diaries.

The development of individual collections is covered by the subject Collections and changes to the buiding to accomodate the museum are covered by the subject Towneley Hall .

Author: tk - August 2018