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Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery
Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery

Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery was opened in 1964. Designed by the council architects, it replaced the existing Beechfield House Museum which had been home to the collections of Doncaster Museum Service since 1910. The ground floor gallery at Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery houses the award-winning 'By River and Road' display which tells the history of Doncaster through displays of social history, archaeology, natural history and decorative arts, taking the visitor on a journey from the Ice Age to the present day. The first floor galleries are devoted to the Fine and Decorative Art collections, while also showing a changing programme of temporary exhibitions.

Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery

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Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery is managed by Heritage Doncaster

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Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery

Chequer Road, Doncaster, South Yorkshire DN1 2AE England

01302 734 293

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  • 02 June 2020

    It is time for another Military Monday! Men of the King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry served in the dense jungles of Malaya during the Malayan Emergency of the late 1940s and 1950s. In January 1949, a platoon of the 1st Battalion was on patrol in Kedah...