2021 Lockdown: Exhibitions Update

2021 Lockdown: Exhibitions Update

We are sad to announce that due to the current national lockdown, we have closed our Telling Our Stories exhibitions. We hope to be able to share them again in the future. Please read on for an update for each town. Tiverton The exhibition at the Tiverton Museum of...
Dymitro (Michael) Sniatkowski

Dymitro (Michael) Sniatkowski

This account of Dymitro (Michael) Sniatkowski’s life has been written by his granddaughter, Kathy Sniatkowski. In 1940, when he was 22, my grandfather was taken prisoner by the Russians and moved by train to a work camp near Baku. The train stopped halfway and...
Jan Stepek

Jan Stepek

Jan Stepek was originally deported to the Archangelregion in the Soviet Union in February 1940. When Stalin released the imprisoned Poles, Jan began an epic journey south to Kazakhstan. Jan eventually joined the Polish Army, before transferring to the Polish Navy. Jan...
Exhibitions re-open for December and January

Exhibitions re-open for December and January

We’re very excited to announce our exhibitions are getting back on their feet after the lockdown. Read below for an update on each town. Tiverton The exhibition at the Tiverton Museum of Mid Devon Life will be open until Monday 21st December 2020. Okehampton We...
Covid-19: Exhibitions Update

Covid-19: Exhibitions Update

November Lockdown announcement We are sad to announce that due to the impending national lockdown, we will be pausing our plans for the Telling Our Stories exhibitions. Please read on for an update for each town. Tiverton The exhibition at the Tiverton Museum of Mid...
Telling Our Stories: Tiverton exhibition

Telling Our Stories: Tiverton exhibition

We are very excited to be holding the first of our three project exhibitions: Telling Our Stories: Tiverton. Where: Tiverton Museum of Mid Devon Life, Becks Square, Tiverton EX16 6PJ When: 1st – 31st October 2020. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 11 am –...