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Welcome to Goole Museum

Goole Community Museum is located on the first floor of the Goole Library building, and explores the history of the historic port town of Goole through permanent displays and a temporary exhibition programme. The museum welcomes visits from schools and community groups, and has a dedicated Education Room in which pupils and visitors can work with the museum collections.

Inside the Goole Museum pages

Take a look at what's happening at Goole Museum...
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Visiting the museum

Location, opening times, facilities etc.

Children and families

For the children

Find out what's available for the kids at Goole Museum.

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Our collections

Information on the collections and how to access them.

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Our exhibitions

What exhibitions are on at Goole Museum this year.

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About the museum

General information about the museum and any featured displays.

Learning at Goole

Learning opportunities

How Goole Museum supports learning.

Greeting cards exhibition

Little Works of Art

This charming touring exhibition by Emma Warren explores the history of greeting cards and postcards. It runs at Goole Museum until 7 April 2018. 

S.O.S. - Save Our Saint!

S.O.S. Save Our Saint!

This display, created by museum volunteers in our Community Display Area aims to promote the restoration of St Lawrence's Church in Snaith. The volunteers also worked with the Vicar of St Lawrence to help raise the profile of the project locally.

Time Travel Restoration

Time Travel Restoration

This exhibition by Pippa Stainton features fabulously restored photos from Goole Museum's collection, along with research inspired by the images. The exhibition runs from 17 April to 16 June 2018.

Past exhibitions online

Past exhibitions online

A selection of exhibitions from Goole's temporary exhibition programme are now available to view online or download.