Display at The World of Glass

There is currently a display of unique images from the Geoff Williams Photography collection at local museum The World of Glass.  Alongside collection photographs, the display also includes selected original glass plate negatives and vintage cameras.  You can also post your memories of St Helens history in the memory box.

The display includes information on glass plate photography, the discovery and recovery of the photography collection as well as wedding, passport photographs and images from local industry.

The World of Glass an award winning museum and recommended day out.  As well as museum galleries housing over 7,000 items within the St. Helen’s Heritage Collection and the Pilkington Glass Collection; you can also view incredible live glass blowing demonstrations, explore the underground tunnels of an original Pilkington glass making furnace, be inspired in the art gallery and amazed by a two-tonne Manchester Airport Venitian chandelier.  You can also get a tasty bite to eat in the canal-side cafe and browse the gift shop for unique gifts and souveniers.


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