Blog: Exhibitions

Survive and Thrive Exhibition – Sustainability

Survive and Thrive Exhibition – SustainabilityAs part of the #LoveYourRailway #Sustainability campaign, we champion our Survive and Thrive exhibition in our Derby Assembly Rooms building. As the 20th century progressed, tramway systems declined due to competition from buses and private motor cars. Years later,...

Interactives Re-open

Interactives Re-openWith the easing of restrictions, we have been able to ‘re-open’ some of our interactive features around the museum. These include: In the ‘Mobile Postbox’ Exhibition in the Derby Assembly Rooms• Magnetic postal game – can you work out the order of the different stages...

Derby 1

Derby 1A sunny Sunday 2nd May at Crich enabled the external display of Derby 1 prior to it leaving Crich to off – site storage. It was lined up with others from the East Midlands including Leicester 76 (which will return to the Exhibition Hall for static display) and...

Tram Moves at Crich Tramway Village

Tram Moves at Crich Tramway VillageAs previously reported, the next restoration project for the workshop at Crich Tramway Village is Blackpool Brush Railcoach 298, which now needs to be brought back to the Crich Tramway Workshop from our store, ready to fit the new underframe due to be received from...