Monthly Archives: March 2014

Free tour of the Assembly Rooms

I mentioned in one of my previous posts that Russell has been working to develop free public tours of the Assembly Rooms. I’m happy to announce that the first of these will be taking place on Saturday.  Tours will start … Continue reading

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Writers’ Museum volunteers shortlisted for Museums and Heritage awards

I have just found out that our Writers’ Museum volunteers have been shortlisted for a Customer Service Award at the Museums and Heritage Awards! John Gillespie, our Volunteer Coordinator Intern wrote the application- well done to all!

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Making memories

It has been a busy week and I have been all over the city for sessions and activities. On Monday I went to the Museum Collections Centre to make sure that all the history objects from Citizen Curator were packed … Continue reading

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Can you help us develop our handling collections?

One of the key parts of the outreach programme are the loan and reminiscence boxes. These are used in outreach workshops with a range of groups. These can include reminiscence sessions in care homes and workshops in schools and with … Continue reading

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