Get Hands-On with Sheffield’s Metalwork Collection

Thursday 27 June 2013 12:30pm - 2:00pm
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Millennium Gallery
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In 2013 Sheffield is celebrating the centenary Harry Brearley's discovery of stainless steel in the city. Join us for a hands-on session exploring invention, discovery and design inspired by Brearley's remarkable breakthrough and handle objects from Sheffield's renowned collection of historic and contemporary metalwork.

To find out more about the discovery of stainless steel in Sheffield visit our Designed to Shine exhibition

Designed to Shine
forms part of 100 Years of Stainless Steel, a year-long celebratory events programme commemorating this historic landmark and reaffirming the legacy of innovation which still exists in the city today. The celebrations have been brought together by a city-wide arts and heritage partnership including Marketing Sheffield, The Company of Cutlers, Museums Sheffield, Sheffield Industrial Museums Trust and both Sheffield Hallam University and The University of Sheffield. Visit the 100 Years of Stainless Steel website

Designed to Shine
is sponsored by the Freshgate Trust Foundation.
The 100 Years of Stainless Steel event programme is supported by The 100 Club, a unique initiative comprising businesses from across the region.
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