Stamford Museum was located in Stamford, Lincolnshire in Great Britain. It was housed in a Victorian building in Broad Street, Stamford and was run by the museum services of Lincolnshire County Council from 1980 to 2011.
Other articles related to "stamford museum, museum, stamford":
... In 1936, the Museum’s founders envisioned a safe and stimulating sanctuary where children and families could learn about the natural world, the agricultural sciences, astronomy, art and history ... Hertzberg brought this philosophy to the first organizational meeting of the Museum on January 20, 1936 ... The Stamford Museum was founded five months later, as a “cabinet of curiosities” model occupying three rooms at the Stamford Trust Company building at 300 ...
... In June 2010 it was announced that the Museum would close because of Lincolnshire County Council cuts ... Despite local opposition, the museum closed on 30 June 2011 ... have been relocated to the Discover Stamford area at the town's Library ...
Famous quotes containing the word museum:
“Things will not mourn you, people will.”
—Hawaiian saying no. 191, lelo NoEau, collected, translated, and annotated by Mary Kawena Pukui, Bishop Museum Press, Hawaii (1983)