The Leisure, Travel & Mass Culture: The History of Tourism image gallery is divided into four sections; the main visual gallery, a map gallery, a selection of promotional tourism films and the online exhibition.

Screenshot of the 'Galleries' landing page, showing thumbnails for the main Image Gallery, the Map gallery, Promotional Tourism Films and the Online Exhibition.

You can search within the main image and map galleries using the search bar at the top right-hand side, or you can filter the main 'Image Gallery' by 'Theme(s)' or by 'Image Type'. From here you can view the full-size images and related metadata, as well as download images as PDFs, run a slideshow or create your own bespoke collection of images using the 'My Lightbox' function.

Screenshot of the main image gallery with the 'Image Options' drop-down list opened. Users are able to select multiple images, using the adjacent tick boxes and then export them as a PDF or run them as a slideshow using the options in this list. Users can opt to view images as larger thumbnails with accompanying image details by selecting list view from the drop-down 'Display Options' list. To view a full-size image, and view further details for each image, users must click on the thumbnails.

The online exhibitions highlight the histories of Blackpool and Coney Island as popular tourist destinations. The exhibitions have been written by collection specialists and contain important images of each resort.

Screenshot of the 'Online Exhibition' landing page, showing thumbnails for Blackpool and Coney Island.

Screenshot of a page within the 'Online Exhibition'. To navigate the pages of the exhibition users must click on the small thumbnails along the top of the page. Users can also use the dropdown list in the top right-hand corner to navigate between the exhibition pieces for Blackpool and Coney Island.


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