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Teen Twitter Taking Over Day at Llanelly House, Wales...

The recent Teen Twitter Taking Over Day in Wales proved the capability and freshness that teens can bring to the voice of cultural and heritage organisations. 17-year-old Theo Davis-Lewis, who has been volunteering at Llanelly House for three months, explains what he got up to on the day and … Read more

Added: September 3, 2015Comments: 0

Children’s Library reopens as Bibliotheque Quentin Blake...

Here at Kids in Museums we are huge fans of illustrator, Sir Quentin Blake – read our interview with him here.

So we were delighted to hear that our friend (and designer of our mammoth logo) has been honoured with his own library! The Children’s Library of the Institut … Read more

Added: September 1, 2015Comments: 0

Kids in Museums Film Projects with youth groups...

That’s a wrap!

This summer we’ve been busy working on films with two youth groups.

‘How I See It’ with The Lightbox, River & Rowing Museum and Watt’s Gallery in the South East and ‘Teen Take’ with Ancient House Museum and Lynn Museum in the South of England.

‘Teen Take’ will be premiered … Read more

Added: August 24, 2015Comments: 0

CAMERAS! TEENAGERS! ACTION!...

Young people make a film about what they want in a museum visit

Think you know teenagers? Think again! Teenagers are taking over museums to shoot and star in their own film.

Three groups of young people – from the Watts Gallery – Artists’ Village (Guildford), The Lightbox (Woking) and the River and … Read more

Added: July 29, 2015Comments: 0

Recce to the Lightbox...

On Sunday the 12th of July, Holly and I went to the Lightbox for our own recce day, to get a feel of the gallery/museum before filming. As soon as we walked in we were greeted by a friendly staff member who explained that unfortunately we had missed the Damien … Read more

Added: July 29, 2015Comments: 0

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