On the 18 and 19 May the Museums + Heritage Show took place in London’s Olympia West. The annual Show is the sector’s largest gathering of professions working in museums, galleries and heritage visitor attractions and the companies which supply them. The show ended on a high with … Read more
Added: May 25, 2016Comments: 0
Yesterday, May 23, Takeover Day had a monumental launch at English Heritage’s Stonehenge. A group of six local school pupils were tour guides around the Neolithic stones in Wiltshire, England, enthralling visitors with their enthusiasm and knowledge of the prehistoric site.
Takeover Day 2016 takes place on 18 November. It celebrates … Read more
Added: May 24, 2016Comments: 0
Kids in Museums is seeking a freelance Project Coordinator to work in North Wales on their projects including Takeover Day – a day on which children and young people are given meaningful roles within museums.
It is anticipated that the person in the role will work flexibly with hours and … Read more
Added: May 23, 2016Comments: 0
On Thursday 12 May Kids in Museums launched its Hurdles to the participation of children, families and young people in museums report, funded by Arts Council England. To launch the report Kids in Museums held a Thunderclap inviting museums and individuals to pledge their support to make museums #easytoreach. … Read more
Added: May 18, 2016Comments: 0
Today Kids in Museums launches Hurdles to the participation of children, families and young people in museums report, gathering together what we know so far about the barriers to inclusion in Britain’s museums.
The report, funded by Arts Council England, is a comprehensive review of current literature, identifying … Read more
Added: May 12, 2016Comments: 0