Details of previous exhibitions.
- The General, The Scientist & The Banker: The Birth of Archaeology and the Battle for the Past
6 February to 21 April
Darwin’s big idea and the discovery of ancient stone tools beside the bones of extinct animals, broke the Biblical version of history. This exhibition tells the story of what happened next, as archaeological pioneers battled to save Britain’s great prehistoric sites from destruction.
- Egypt in England
7 November - 13 January 2013
This exhibition explored the use of the Egyptian style from the sphinxes of 18th century gardens through to the papyrus bud columns of 20th century cinemas.
- Ladies of Kenwood
6 September - 28 October 2012
The exhibition explored the intriguing stories of the women who have influenced the appearance and experience of Kenwood House, through the sculpture, paintings, furniture and jewellery associated with them.
- Blackpool: Wonderland of the World
4 July - 27 August 2012
This exhibition captured the magic and glamour of two of the town's attractions, which helped to transform Blackpool into a magnificent 'playground' for the northern manufacturing towns, and earned it the enduring crown of Britain's most popular seaside destination.
- Stonehenge: Monumental Journey
9 May - 24 June 2012
This opening exhibition at the Quadriga Gallery showed how Stonehenge has been experienced over time and how it will be reconnected with the wider landscape.