We hold events throughout the year - from workshops to talks, family days to tours. Discover what's coming soon.
Special Event: Archivist's talk - From Botany Wool to Winceyette: Winter at M&S
Thursday 2 March
Discover the history of M&S winter fashion in this Archivist's talk from the M&S Company Archive.
Fleecy knickers were an M&S best seller in the 1920s, while men in the 1960s could keep warm in thermal underpants! Looking at film, adverts and original garments, find out how M&S have kept customers warm, and stylish, since 1926.
Booking essential, please call Leeds City Museum on 0113 378 5001 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your place.
Leeds City Museum
Archive Birthday Party: Fun For All!
11th March 2017
Help us celebrate our fifth anniversary!
M&S on the Big Screen: Special Cinema Screening
18th March 2017
From West End dancers in terylene skirts, to a James Bond-style hunt for wool, join the M&S Company Archive to discover how M&S used award-winning songwriters and exotic locations to advertise on the silver screen.
M&S and University of Leeds: Five Years of Partnership Working
28th March 2017
A chance for UoL staff and students to find out more about the partnership between the University and M&S and how the two organisations work together.
M&S At The Festival Of Vintage
22nd April 2017
M&S brings the M&S Company Archive collection to the Festival of Vintage.
Archivist's Talk- Style for the Sun: Swimwear at M&S
18th May 2017
Get in the holiday spirit by discovering the history of swimwear at M&S through film, adverts and garments
Archivist's Talk: M&S Milestones
7th June 2017
Celebrating key M&S innovations and milestones in 2017.
Archive On Tour: Pop-up Archive in Manchester
17th June 2017
Pop-up M&S Company Archive at intu Trafford Centre in Manchester.
Rock around the Frock
8th July 2017
Join us at the Archive to experience the glamour and rock'n'roll of the 1950s.