• Summary
  • Venue
  • Credits


Poppies: Weeping Window is a cascade comprising several thousand handmade ceramic poppies, from the installation Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red – poppies and original concept by artist Paul Cummins and installation designed by Tom Piper – by Paul Cummins Ceramics Limited in conjunction with Historic Royal Palaces, originally at HM Tower of London 2014. The sculpture is touring the UK as part of 14-18 NOW, the arts programme for the First World War Centenary.

In Hull, Weeping Window will be installed at the Maritime Museum, formerly the Dock Offices, which witnessed many of the defining events of the First World War in Hull.

Event Type

  • Family Friendly


Queen Victoria Square
01482 300 300


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Venue Access

  • Accessible Toilets
  • Assistance Dogs
  • Baby Changing
  • Wheelchair Access

Opening times

Monday 10am – 5pm
Tuesday 10am – 5pm
Wednesday 10am – 5pm
Thursday 10am – 5pm
Friday 10am – 5pm
Saturday 10am – 5pm
Sunday 11am – 4.30pm

Creative Credits

Paul Cummins – Artist

Tom Piper – Designer