This blog is about museum things that have caught our attention from events and exhibitions to new discoveries in the collections.
Edible artefacts and making old things in chocolate
Posted on: 3rd March 2017 By: Tess Machling
The brains behind the upcoming chocolate workshop, Tess" Machling, gives us an insight in this process, and what led her to create these edible delights!"I am lucky enough to work with a very talented museum replica maker, Roland Williamson. He makes amazing...
Heart of the Matter
Posted on: 27th January 2017 By:
The heart is an enduring symbol, culturally, politically, and historically. It conveys sentiments of love, of spirit, of courage and of strength, and is often at the very centre of our emotional and sometimes intellectual lives. Indeed, we are often told to...
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...