Welcoming Museums In The Community

Welcoming Museums In The Community

I want to share with you today how and why a local community can engage with their museum. It is about removing barriers from museums, turning them into places, is not just places people come to visit, but where you can interact actively, where you can connect with...
Inspiration for a new type of museum store

Inspiration for a new type of museum store

The Friesland Collections Centre – or “Kolleksjesintrum Fryslân” – houses the collections of five regional museums under one roof: the Friesland Museum; Tresoar (Friesian History and Literature Centre); Friesland Museum of Natural History; Friesian Maritime Museum;...
Museum storage seminar at the British Museum

Museum storage seminar at the British Museum

The Museums Association is hosting a one-day museum storage seminar at the British Museum, London, on 17 March. Off the Shelf: Making Storage Work for You will explore some of the new and emerging approaches to designing and utilising museum stores. During the...
Future for museum storage collections

Future for museum storage collections

Is this the future for museum storage? Museum aan de Stroom’s open store combines high density double decker archive storage with access areas for the general public. Museum storage event Bruynzeel Storage Systems has joined forces with the Collections Trust to debate...