This blog is about museum things that have caught our attention from events and exhibitions to new discoveries in the collections.
Experiencing Heritage: Students at the Museum
Posted on: 15th December 2017 By: Jessica & James
This term Jessica Thomas and James Kinch, students from the University of Hertfordshire, have been working at Verulamium Museum as part of the module ‘Making Histories: public history work experience'. Sadly we said goodbye to them both in December as their placement...
Festive Fun at Verulamium
Posted on: 15th December 2017 By:
We have some fun activities arranged to keep everyone entertained during the festive period. Crafts in the Colonnade Join us for our popular Crafts in the Colonnade, for some festive crafts inspired by the museum’s collections. All children must be accompanied by...
What is conservation?
Posted on: 9th October 2017 By: Alison Foster
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...