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Adventures in the archives

Every National Trust property has its own archives which can contain material ranging from family photographs, to contents inventories, press cuttings and personal letters. Our archives at Polesden Lacey are full of treasures and remain an invaluable resource for our staff and volunteers. 513 more words

Polesden Lacey

International Tea Day

Here at Brent Museum and Archives we get through rather a lot of tea – especially as the weeks have become colder and the days darker. 288 more words

Brent Archives

Discovering the Howard D. Beach Collection: A Journey Into History (Part 2)

Today, I went to class with more excitement and anticipation about what I might find in the next box of negatives. I chose another banker box at random marked 44400-44800. 331 more words


Antique & Vintage Globe and Tellurian Catalogue

This December, we present to you a catalogue of our inventory of beautiful Antique and Vintage Globes, Globe Clocks and Tellurians.

Click the link to download.. Catalogue of Globes

Specialist Catalogues

A little more light dusting

We have just finished our fifth week of the winter season here at Polesden Lacey and are well into the swing of our winter clean, working very hard and so far sticking to our winter schedule! 382 more words

Polesden Lacey

Gathering the Objects

There are over 400 objects going into the new Brent Museum which will open in The Library at Willesden Green next summer. From carpet beaters to milk carts and armour to art work they all need to be assessed before moving to their new home. 332 more words

Brent Museum