Commemorating the First World War Exhibition

Saturday 16/08/14 10:00 - 14/09/14 17:00

Corinium Museum

The Cirencester Historical and Archaeological Society will illustrate the impact of the First World, War on Cirencester and residents through this retrospective exhibition.
Commemorating the First World War Exhibition Saturday 16th August – Sunday 14th September The Cirencester Historical and Archaeological Society will illustrate the impact of the First World, War on Cirencester and residents through this retrospective exhibition. Extensive research of the town’s War Memorials, objects and ephemera from the County archives, Corinium Museum, Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum together with community stories and contributions, have all been pulled together to share a picture of the Cirencester community during the First World War. The exhibition is part of a wider HLF funded project entitled “Cirencester Commemorates,” which brings organisations in the town together to commemorate 100 years since the start of the First World War. Free entry to the temporary exhibition gallery Contact details: Corinium Museum, Park Street, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 2BX T: 01285 655611
http://www.coriniummuseum.org