Memento Mori: Tombs and Memorials in Cheshire

Grosvenor Museum, Grosvenor Street, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2DD

Tel: 01244 972197

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As we remember the centenary of the end of the Great War, this exhibition presents watercolours, drawings, prints, photographs and sculpture showing how Cheshire has commemorated its dead from the Romans to the present day. With tombstones, tomb-chests and mural slabs, public sculptures, cenotaphs and a shrine, the imagery of commemoration ranges across the centuries with knights and their ladies, parents and their children, skeletons and skulls, heraldry, saints and angels.

Supported by the Megan Gwynne-Jones Charitable Trust, Grosvenor Museum Society, Chester Archaeological Society

Opening Times

Exhibition (17 Oct 2018 - 24 Feb 2019)
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Monday - Sunday10:30 - 17:00

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Tel: 01244 972197

Tel: 01244 972197

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