Museocycle – Success Story

Museocycle is our museum-focused recycling scheme which encourages Northern museums to give away unwanted items to avoid material going to landfill. A recent success story comes from Pannett Art Gallery, who re-homed a table offered on Museocycle by East Riding Museums. Pannett Art Gallery did not have the budget to buy a table and were […]

19 June 2024

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Mannequins on offer from Heritage Doncaster

Heritage Doncaster (Doncaster Archives, Chequer Rd, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN1 2AE) are looking to rehome a number of mannequins: 2 fixed bottom halves 3 torsos with fixed arms and head in variety of clothing 1 torso and bottom half fixed mannequin in WWI outfit 5 full bodied mannequins in fixed positions in variety of clothing […]

17 June 2024

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Mannequins on offer from the Imperial War Museum North

The Imperial War Museum North have the following mannequins on offer: 1 x full body mannequin 8 x various torso mannequins They are various sizes and the poles are not included They are available to collect from IWM North, M17 1TZ.  If you are interested then please contact Maddie Foster direct  

31 May 2024

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Request for Display Case for Engine Shed at Ingrow

The Engine Shed at Ingrow (formerly Ingrow Loco Museum) in Keighley, West Yorkshire are looking for a table top (or on a pedestal) glass display case suitable to house a small model railway for a permanent exhibition. The internal size would need to be a minimum of 1300 x 650 x 250mm. If you can […]

28 May 2024

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Request for Display Cases for Showtown Blackpool

Showtown Blackpool are looking for two display cases for use in an upcoming temporary exhibition. They would like one costume case and one table-top vitrine. They are open to discussing different dimensions, but the maximum height for a case would be 2000mm. The exhibition they are being used in begins install in mid-June and is […]

13 May 2024

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Wall Mounted Display Cases on offer from Gawthorpe Textiles Collection

Gawthorpe Textiles Collection are looking to rehome 4 x slim wooden wall mounted display cabinets with glazed front panels and padded interior covered backboards suitable for mounting textiles on. They are in generally good condition, with the boards recently re-covered. External measurements: 106 cm high x 91 cm wide x 8 cm deep. Available now. […]

10 May 2024

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Request for Coffee Shop Tables and Chairs and Shop Display Units

Have you any spare coffee shop tables and chairs or shop display units stored away which you would be happy to recycle to Lady Waterford Hall, Ford, Berwick upon Tweed? Lady Waterford Hall is a Victorian building looking to start serving teas/coffee and cakes, etc. and would really like to obtain tables for 4 people […]

23 April 2024

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About Museocycle

Welcome to Museocycle – our museum-focused recycling scheme encouraging Northern museums to give away unwanted display, storage and other equipment to other museums, to avoid material going to landfill. The types of material that can be listed include display cases, plan chests, shop fittings, stores racking, display boards, events/cafe tables, storage boxes, exhibition plinths etc. […]

21 March 2024

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To submit an item to be listed, or to enquire if anyone has specific items available to recycle, please complete the appropriate form below and send images to Sue Hughes.

We reserve the right to not advertise any listings we deem inappropriate.

Items to Recycle Form

Items Requested Form