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01/02/2023

National Justice Museum's Open Court podcast back for a second season

Retired Judge and former Barrister John Burgess leads a series of interviews taking you behind the scenes of the Justice system

01/12/2022

Family devastation brought closer to home in knife crime prevention workshops

The heart-breaking accounts of Nottinghamshire families who lost loved ones to knife crime will be added to an award-winning workshop.

24/11/2022

National Justice Museum announce recipient of £1000 photography award

The National Justice Museum has announced the recipient of a £1000 prize as part of their Freedom photography exhibition. The award includes a creative residency at the National Justice Museum in 2023 with a £1,000 budget, decided by a panel of esteemed and expert photographers Brian Griffin, Amanda Sinclair, and Ofilaye.

07/11/2022

National Justice Museum recognised as one of England’s outstanding cultural organisations through Arts Council England’s National Portfolio

The scheme highlights leading arts and heritage organisations in the country and comes with over £700,000 of investment for the Lace Market venue

18/10/2022

National Justice Museum’s new open-call photography exhibition, Freedom, to open in November

The exhibition opens on Saturday 12th November and will feature over 200 black and white images submitted by the public

05/10/2022

The National Justice Museum explores untold stories of Black presence

Tours, events, and displays are planned throughout October in the culmination of months of research into Black presence at the historic site

07/09/2022

National Justice Museum opens call out for object donations from Black Legal Professionals

The National Justice Museum is looking to expand its collection to reflect the diversity within the legal profession, and to share the lived experiences and the contributions made by Black legal professionals.

21/07/2022

National Justice Museum announces judges for Freedom photography competition

World world-renowned photographer, writer and director Brian Griffin leads a panel of judges for the National Justice Museum’s open call photography exhibition on the theme of Freedom. Griffin, along with fellow judges Amanda Sinclair and Ofilaye, will choose from hundreds of applicants to award a creative residency at the National Justice Museum in 2023 with £1,000 budget for the lucky winner.

06/07/2022

National Justice Museum Wins 2022 Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Award

National Justice Museum today announced it has been recognised by Tripadvisor as a 2022 Travellers’ Choice award winner. The award celebrates businesses that have received great reviews from travellers around the globe on Tripadvisor over the last 12 months. As challenging as the past year was, National Justice Museum stood out by consistently delivering positive experiences to travellers.

24/05/2022

Rolls Building Art and Education Trust & The Technology and Construction Court Art Competition

2023 is the 150th anniversary of The Technology and Construction Court (TCC), a major specialist Court that deals with disputes about building, engineering and all kinds of technology including software. The TCC is based in the Rolls Building, a spacious and modern courthouse in London's legal heartland.

As part of the anniversary celebrations, there will be a competition for young artists. Entries can be 2D artworks in any medium (except exclusively photography) and relate to the themes of Construction or Technology.

16/05/2022

National Justice Museum opens submissions for photography exhibition with a £1,000 prize at stake

The call out is open to photographers from around the UK, from professionals to amateurs

16/03/2022

National Justice Museum to receive £362,900 in fund which helps safeguard nation's cultural heritage

The National Justice Museum in Nottingham has been awarded a grant of £362,900 by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sports, delivered by Arts Council England.

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