Gold & Grime

Discover Ancient Egypt. Permanent museum display.

Discover the story of Ancient Egyptian treasures collected by Victorian women in the North West using our online resource Gold and Grime. Uncover extraordinary stories across five museums in the North West by clicking the image below.


In collaboration with Blackburn Museum, Towneley Hall (Burnley), Bolton Museum and Macclesfield Silk Museum.

Discover Ancient Egypt

Our stunning Egyptology museum takes visitors on a journey through what life was like in ancient Egypt at the time of the Pharaohs. The museum showcases Mrs Goodison’s personal Egyptology collection in an intimate exhibition. Find out more here.