Description"Purpose built as a museum in the 19th century in the French style by John Bowes, the son of the 10th Earl of Strathmore and a successful businessman, along with his wife Joséphine. It was opened to the public on 10th June 1892 and attracted nearly 63,000 visitors in its first year http://www.thebowesmuseum.org.uk/about/history/" Photo by Andrew Curtis, 2003.
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Picture Taken: 2003-12-05