Ziska – from Arnside to Alaska
Sun 25 & Mon 26 August
Arnside Sailing Club are holding an exhibition in their Clubhouse on the Promenade on the history of Ziska a yacht built in Arnside in 1903 which took part in the Race2Alaska in June 2019.You can read more about Ziska and the race on her facebook site. Download the poster here
We will also have a stall at the Arnside Wellbeing Day on 12th October.
Our winter exhibition takes place on Saturday November 16th. and will explore the history of Shops and Hotels in Arnside. Please contact us if you have any information relevant to this theme.
Our summer exhibition "Are we nearly there yet?" was held on15th June at the Arnside Educational Institute. It focussed on Arnside’s transport during the decades illustrating the changes in transportation within the village over the years. The exhibition also coincided with the 100th anniversary of the Ribble Bus Company who served Arnside for over 40 years. and there was a vintage Ribble bus on the Prom for visitors to view as well as artefacts from the famous “red bus” company at the exhibition.
The archive group's AGM took place on April 17th 2019.
See the chair's report here
The Maritime Heritage Interpretation Board is now installed on the prom near Ashmeadow House!!
The board was made possible by a grant from the AONB. It was designed by Vivien Mautner, and printed and assembled by Mike Ormerod.
Current and Recent Exhibitions
Saturday 16th March 2019 at 10:30am
Arnside's World War One Nov 10th 2018