Discover 100 years of history as The Poppy Factory celebrates its centenary year
(Tuesday 27th September 2022 – May 2023)
Founded in the aftermath of the First World War as a means to employ disabled ex-servicemen, The Poppy Factory continues to support veterans and produce Remembrance wreaths from its home on Petersham Road today. This exhibition explores The Poppy Factory’s fascinating history and displays artefacts which chart the story of this unique local charity.
Images © The Poppy Factory
The exhibition and associated activities have been generously sponsored by:
The Museum of Richmond Benefactors’ Circle
The Richmond Parish Lands Charity
Arnold Clark Community Fund