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Southbank Centre’s Youth Ambassadors host Strive Festival...

Our Takeover Day Project Assistant, Tempe Nell, visited the Strive Festival at the Southbank Centre to find out what their Young Ambassadors had put together.

If you are in any doubt about the creative and organisational potential of young people today, you need look no further than the … Read more

Added: April 14, 2015Comments: 0

Kids in Museums first Digital Families Workshop is a huge success...

Volunteer Jane Allnutt shares her experiences of our Digital Families Workshop at the British Museum.

Our very first Digital Families Workshop – who says Kids in Museums doesn’t take risks…?

Feedback from our delegates voted it a resounding success!

“A great chance to learn from the experiences of other museums digital projects”

“Every … Read more

Added: April 14, 2015Comments: 0

British Museum is the most popular visitor attraction in the UK...

We recently posted a news item on visitor figures for Government-sponsored museums in the UK, which revealed a massive 49 million visits were made to the 16 museums and galleries directly funded by the Department for Culture, Media & Sport in 2013/2014, with the Tate Gallery Group and the … Read more

Added: April 8, 2015Comments: 0

#MuseumWeek2015...

Last month saw the return of the fabulous worldwide twitter initiative, #MuseumWeek.

This cultural event bought together 2825 participants from 77 countries for seven days, to explore seven themes, including: #SecretsMW, #ArchitectureMW, #InspirationMW and our own personal favourite #FamilyMW – aimed at education teams and parents to help prepare for … Read more

Added: April 8, 2015Comments: 0

Chief Operating Officer...

Salary: £33,497 (£38,000 pro rata) 4 days per week

Office-based in CAN Mezzanine, 49-51 East Road, London N1 6AH

 

Kids in Museums is a small charity dedicated to making museums open and welcoming to all families, in particular those who haven’t visited before. New levels of funding have now made it possible … Read more

Added: April 7, 2015Comments: 0

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