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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.

A Curious Conversation

Posted on: 1st June 2017 By:

A Curious Conversation

Whilst we are preparing for the new museum and gallery in the centre of St Albans UH Galleries and St Albans Museums have jointly commissioned an Artist in Residence project with funding from Arts Council England. We are working with artist Lyndall...

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Objects on Demand

Posted on: 12th January 2016 By: Museum Volunteers

Objects on Demand

'Objects on Demand' was held at the Town Hall during Residents: Enjoy St. Albans weekend on 23rd  and 24th January 2016. A 'pop-up museum' for 2 days only - it showcased 70 objects from our collection. To find out what else was happening that...

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The Book of St Albans

Posted on: 22nd June 2015 By: Elizabeth Adey

The Book of St Albans

The Book of St Albans is an important example of an early printed book in English. The first edition was printed in 1486 in St Albans, on what may have been the third printing press in England.   It gathers together a collection of advice...

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