Voices from the Workhouse

Visitor / Interpretation Centres
Gressenhall is the only workhouse site in the UK where visitors can experience a unique combination of workhouse and archives. Layered interpretation draws on the real stories of the people who lived and worked in the workhouse challenging misconceptions. Themes, including the treatment of mental illness and rural poverty are explored in a way which makes them relevant today. Digital resources enable the access and sharing of the collection and stories.

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