This blog is about museum things that have caught our attention from events and exhibitions to new discoveries in the collections.
Posted on: 4th December 2014 By: Catherine Newley
In the last couple of weeks of November, we had the chance to display a new acquisition to the museum's collections: a statue of Thomas Watters. Thomas lived in St Albans for 73 years, although he was originally from Scotland. When the Spanish...
Arthur's Celluloid Dream
Posted on: 27th October 2014 By: Adam Ditchburn
‘Arthur’s Celluloid Dream’ Blog by Sam Mackenzie (YOUth in Residence 2013 - 2014) When I was approached about making a piece of art for St Albans Museums, I decided I wanted to make something with a focus on a person or event significant to...
Walking Around St Albans
Posted on: 27th September 2014 By: Sue Davies
This morning eight members of the museum team (and one dog) walked 12 miles around St Albans. It was a sponsored walk to raise money for the new museum and gallery that is being planned for the town hall. We needed a...