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This blog is about museum things that have caught our attention from events and exhibitions to new discoveries in the collections.

What is conservation?

Posted on: 9th October 2017 By: Alison Foster

What is conservation?

Alison Foster, St Albans Museums' Conservator recently explained to some young people what's involved in her role . . . Caring for, and occasionally repairing, objects from the past is known as conservation, and the people who do this specialised work are...

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Autumn Half-Term Activities

Posted on: 8th September 2017 By:

Autumn Half-Term Activities

If you’re looking for activities to keep the kids amused during the Autumn half-term, we have things going on every day. There are drop-in craft activities, paper engineering and puppets. Monday 23rd October, 2pm – 4pm (last entry 3.40pm) Crafts in the...

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Heritage Open Days

Posted on: 11th August 2017 By:

Heritage Open Days

Every year for Heritage Open Days, organisations across the country throw open their doors to welcome visitors to explore their local heritage. This year, the national celebration has an additional theme as 2017 marks an important year in LGBTQ history. It is...

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