Under the directorship of Dr Sarah Rees Jones, the Institute for the Public Understanding of the Past (IPUP) researches how narratives of the past function in our society and how identities are constructed in the present using the past.
Founded to promote partnerships and consultancies between museums, galleries, heritage and the media, the Institute draws together researchers, practitioners and audiences.
York chosen to participate in UK's first Festival of the Humanities Click for details
Experiencing the Great War: Self-guided Walking Trail of York in World War I - For free map and trail details
Within the Walls
AHRC project with the City of York to critically assess the heritage values that apply to York's historic environment - Click here
Richard III: Rumour & Reality.
A new website to host a wealth of evidence-based information on Richard's connections with the North - Click here