Pocklington Canal Bicentenary Exhibition

Come and discover more about the people of the Pocklington Canal at this local history exhibition.

Event details

18 June 2018 to 1 August 2018

10:00am - 5:00pm

Pocklington Arts Centre

Pocklington Canal

Address

Pocklington Arts Centre

Market Place,
Pocklington,
York.
YO42 2AR

This exhibition tells the tale of the varied cultural, wildlife and heritage history through the lives of the people involved with the Pocklington Canal over the years. 2018 marks the 200th anniversary of the canal’s opening, and this exhibition is the result of new research and archive photos and recordings.

This touring exhibition is funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund as part of the Gem in the Landscape Project on the Pocklington Canal.

Opening hours: Tues/Thurs/Fri: 10.00am-5.00pm, Weds: 9.30am-1.00pm, Sat: 9.30am- 1.00pm, closed Sun/Mon.

Swing Bridge 7 in 1909 - credit Sheila Nix MBE Collection Swing Bridge 7 in 1909 - credit Sheila Nix MBE Collection