Gypsyville Heritage Group

The online Gypsyville Heritage group was established in 2014. It is a space where members can share their photos, stories and history. The group has over 4000 members, and is a key resource for family history research.

Treasures of the Brotherton

The Treasures of the Brotherton Gallery, situated beneath the iconic Parkinson tower, takes visitors on a journey through the University’s renowned Special Collections. The Gallery has been made possible thanks to players of the National Lottery – a grant of almost £1.4m from the Heritage Lottery Fund – and a generous private donation from the Brotherton-Ratcliffe family.

  • Treasures of the Brotherton Gallery is open 10am-5pm Tuesday-Saturday and 1-5pm on Monday. Admission is free. Parkinson Building, University of Leeds, LS2 9JT. Telephone 0113 343 9803 or email

Public events:

A varied programme of public events will be held to accompany the exhibition. Highlights include:

Full details of the events programme can be found at, or pick up a What’s On leaflet.