This week saw the opening of Wonderlab – The Statoil Gallery, at London’s Science Museum. Replacing the much-loved Launchpad, this ambitious new interactive gallery is 60% bigger than its predecessor, with over 50 exhibits across seven zones, covering topics as diverse as sound, forces, light, electricity, maths, matter and space. … Read more
Added: October 14, 2016Comments: 0
Displays babies can touch and lick, low-level labels, lots of comfy chairs, a dedicated Welcome Team, an excellent café, sketch pads dotted about, and even an edible woodland with herbs, berries, fruit trees and ornamental vegetables selected not only to look good, but taste good. These are just some of … Read more
Added: October 11, 2016Comments: 0
On Friday 12th August 2016, museums and galleries across the UK handed over their Twitter feeds to teenagers, putting their voice at the heart of the organisation. The initiative began two years ago when young people involved in Takeover Day expressed how much they enjoyed being Social Media Reporters … Read more
Added: August 15, 2016Comments: 0
Kids in Museums embark on creating hundreds of cultural opportunities for the young people of Birmingham...
Culture Secretary Karen Bradley announced Kids in Museums will run a pilot project as part of the UK wide Cultural Citizens programme
Two hundred schoolchildren in Birmingham will be given unique access to cultural institutions as part of a new scheme to boost involvement in the arts, the Culture Secretary Karen … Read more
Added: August 9, 2016Comments: 0
Kids in Museums have been awarded £240,000 to support the national sector as part of the Art Council’s Museum Resilience Fund. They are among 94 organisations across the country, sharing a total of 12.3 million. The Museum Resilience Fund supports museums to become more sustainable and resilient businesses.
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Added: August 3, 2016Comments: 0