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The Danger Tree: art and augmented reality commemorate the Somme

22 November 2016 by Lynn

Scarlett Raven and Marc Murot

Artists Scarlett Raven and Marc Murot

The Danger Tree was a petrified tree in World War One during the Battle of the Somme. It was the only original tree in No Man’s Land to survive the Battle. During the fighting it was used as a landmark by both sides and its visibility meant that there were a large number of casualties near it.

Artist Scarlett Raven tells us about The Danger Tree, an augmented reality visual art experience currently on display in the Dr Martin Luther King Jnr BuildingRead more…

Family History Day – fun for all the family

18 November 2015 by Karen O'Rourke

Handle World War One object at Family History Day

Handle World War One object at Family History Day

Over the last couple of weeks I have talked about the amazing research resources that will be available at our Family History Day, this Saturday 21 November, but there is so much more on offer at Museum of Liverpool. Read more…



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