But, is your favourite museum on it?
Small volunteer-run rural centres to a large London national museum, the longlist for the 2014 Telegraph Family Friendly Museum Award proves that whatever your size, whatever your collection, whatever your budget, you can still successfully welcome families.
In Britain’s biggest museum award, and the only … Read more
Added: June 23, 2014Comments: 0
On the 24 May 2014 Ancient House, Museum of Thetford Life hosted the launch of Takeover Day 2014, where the Teenage History Club led an exclusive VIP trail around Ancient House, as well as sharing their top 10 tips for creating a teenager’s museum trail.
They were joined by best-selling children’s … Read more
Added: June 10, 2014Comments: 0
The British Library has posted over 1,000 of its greatest literary treasures online in a new website Discovering Literature – including the manuscripts of Blake, Wordsworth, Shelley, Keats, Austen, Dickens and Wilde, as well as the largest collection of childhood writings by the Bronte sisters. The unique scripts … Read more
Added: May 28, 2014Comments: 0
The annual Museums + Heritage Show took place last week at London Olympia. It’s THE event for cultural professionals and a chance to take part in talks, demonstrations and to check out the latest products and services in the cultural sector.
The event concluded with a fabulous awards ceremony – … Read more
Added: May 21, 2014Comments: 0
The 15 May marks the start of the Museums at Night festival – a three-day series of after-hours cultural events at museums, galleries and heritage sites across the UK – and families can join in the fun too!
During the event, hundreds of cultural spaces will open up at night … Read more
Added: May 13, 2014Comments: 0
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