This blog is about museum things that have caught our attention from events and exhibitions to new discoveries in the collections.
February Half-Term Activities
Posted on: 30th December 2016 By:
If you’re looking for activities to keep the kids amused in February half-term, we have things going on every day. There are drop-in craft activities with a Valentines theme, holiday sessions focused on the Normans, as well as Roman handling tables and...
St Albans Young Archaeologist Club
Posted on: 23rd December 2016 By:
St Albans YAC meets once a month at the museum and draws from a pool of 40 children from the area, aged between 8 and 16. In January we looked at Architecture and had a walk around St Michaels looking at the...
A War Memorial on the Clock Tower, 4th December 1916
Posted on: 1st December 2016 By: Sarah Keeling
On the 4th December 1916 the Bishop of St Albans dedicated a shrine and roll of honour on the Clock Tower. This was one of fifteen wooden shrines dedicated in the Abbey parish in 1916-17. As the Clock Tower shrine was made...