Mabel Colhoun Collection

Our Mabel Colhoun Collection is one of the largest and most exciting collections of artefacts, documents, paintings and photographs currently held in storage. In 2017, the Museum premiered a hugely popular temporary exhibition entitled Mabel Colhoun: A North West Pioneer. Within her collection are thousands of photographic slides which are currently being digitised. Click on the links below to find out more.  If you have any queries about the collection, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Traditional Dress Norway

Photographic Collection

Mabel Videos



Cataloging Project