Roll up, roll up. Hear all about it!
Read about Showtown’s progress as we build Blackpool’s new museum. Find out what we are working on behind the scenes and how we are involving the people around us.
On with the Show!
03 September 2021Construction on Blackpool's first museum of fun and entertainment starts!
£10,000 grant for the Museum Trust
20 July 2021A £10,000 grant from The Pilgrim Trust enables conservation work to begin on Blackpool’s nationally significant circus collections.
£150,000 boost to Showtown
22 March 2021The Garfield Weston Foundation gives £150,000 to help build the museum.
Are you ready for the Blackpool Way?
24 February 2021It will soon be time to unveil The Blackpool Way, a new dance to a brand new piece of music created especially to keep Blackpool dancing!
We're the talk of the town...
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We are happy to share our collections, information and expertise with you. We can comment on a range of stories including Blackpool’s entertainment and seaside history.