Join us at the Museum of Liverpool on Saturday 2 June 2018 from 1-4pm for a drop-in afternoon exploring the Larrinaga shipping company and their legacy in Liverpool. Join us for a quick visit, or stay all afternoon - it's up to you! There will be talks, opportunities to see relevant items from the Museum collections up close, and the chance to share your stories about your Larrinaga connections. Click here to download the event poster!
Newsflash: Larrinaga Day at the Museum of Liverpool on Saturday 2 June 2018. More information here soon!
New contributions to the Hispanic Liverpool Community Collection from National Museums Liverpool and the Madariaga-Foruria Family
We are delighted to welcome two new contributions to the HLCC: ten new photographs from National Museums Liverpool's Larrinaga Collection, and seventeen new photographs from the Madariaga-Foruria family. Thanks to Kay Jones of National Museums Liverpool and Lindah Kiddey for your contributions!
Did you know that the Museum of Liverpool includes some objects connected with the Hispanic Liverpool community in its displays? Read this blog by Kay Jones, Curator of Urban Community History at the Museum of Liverpool, to see some examples and find out more!
An in-depth article by Antonia Charlesworth in the Big Issue North (13-17 January 2015) explores the history of Liverpool's Spanish community, in conversation with J Carmen Smith, Dominic Semple and Kirsty Hooper. Click the title above to read more!