Harborough Museum

Falkners App

Falkners App

The Falkner app is about the Falkner Boot and Shoe exhibit at Harborough Museum in Market Harborough.

Stroll into shoe-making history. Discover the world of brogues, eyelets and toe lines. Experience people’s creative responses to cursed shoes and abandoned shoe lasts. Read commissioned creative writing. Listen to the voice of deceased local shoemaker William Falkner (the third). Hear what young museum curators say about the items in Falkner’s workshop and look at commissioned photographs of the Falkner Boot and Shoe exhibit. Listen to generations of writers speaking to each other a radio programme about the Sole2Soul project.

The project was funded by Arts Council England and commissioned by Leicestershire County Council.

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Opening hours

Tuesday - Friday: 10am to 6pm

Saturday: 10am to 4pm

Sunday - Monday: Closed

Free entry


Contact details

Tel: 0116 305 3627

Address: The Symington Building, Adam & Eve Street, Market Harborough, LE16 7LT

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