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National Maritime Museum Cornwall wins the Family Friendly Museum Award 2014...

We can finally reveal that the winner of the 2014 Family Friendly Museum Award is the National Maritime Museum Cornwall.

Officially the most family friendly museum in Britain, our judges and mystery family judges were highly impressed by the facilities on offer for families when it was measured against … Read more

Added: September 27, 2014Comments: 0

The Welsh Museums Festival & Taking Over Museums Day...

Between the first ever Welsh Museums Festival, the Museum Association Conference, plus our very own Taking Over Museums Day, it’s all happening in Wales over the next few months.

The fun kicks off with the Welsh Museums Festival, which takes place 4-12 October at museums across Wales to coincide with the Museum … Read more

Added: September 25, 2014Comments: 0

London Volunteers in Museums Awards 2014 – winners announced...

Kids in Museums volunteer, Lala Thorpe, reports from the London Volunteers in Museums Awards 2014 at the Jewish Museum, Camden…

The London Volunteers in Museums Award (LVMA) 2014 Ceremony at the Jewish Museum was a celebration of the invaluable work that volunteers do for both small charitable specialist museums and … Read more

Added: September 25, 2014Comments: 0

Family Friendly Museum Award 2014 – our mystery museum judges...

It’s almost time to announce the winner of our Family Friendly Museum Award 2014, but before we do, we asked three of our mystery museum judges to share their experiences:

“The Family Friendly Award is a great way to publicise these fantastic museums. We really enjoyed being judges this year, … Read more

Added: September 19, 2014Comments: 0

Michael Rosen talks parenting, books and museums...

Much loved author, broadcaster, Children’s Laureate (2007-2009) and Professor of Children’s Literature at Goldsmiths University, Michael Rosen has been a firm favourite in our house since he first took us on a little literary journey through the woods on a bear hunt.

Today our News Editor, Maria Demetriou is talking … Read more

Added: September 19, 2014Comments: 0

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