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Inspired by George Eliot’s Boots

Our August object handling session, examines two items from our collections, which respond to the theme: Dress to Impress. One of the objects we shall share with our visitors at the session is a beautiful pair of cream, kid leather … Continue reading

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Discover Dante at Nuneaton Museum

Hi my name is Robert and I am one of the Front of House Team at the Museum. Being an avid Dan Brown reader, I was thrilled to receive his new book Inferno. What I love about his books is … Continue reading

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Always remembered

Sunday 2nd June saw a fantastic turn out for the George Eliot wreath laying. Around 50 people came to participate and watch as flowers were laid and readings were spoken. The museum laid a wreath in memory of the local … Continue reading

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Collections News: New George Eliot object on display!

Here is your chance to see a fascinating blotter that is believed to have been used by the Nuneaton born writer, George Eliot and her partner John Cross. The leather blotter case contains blotting paper. Blotting paper was commonly used … Continue reading

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