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Of death, a taxidermy human and museum emotions

Last week, I felt I had crawled though the inner depths of emotional hell. Apart from personal extremely rude awakenings, I started to read the Declaration that DCMS  (Department for Culture, Media and Sport), UK, has written on how human remains found in excavations should be treated. 714 more words

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Behind the Scenes of the 21st Century Museum: My thoughts on Week 2

Behind the Scenes of the 21st Century Museum is the world’s first free online museum studies course. Run by the University of Leicester and National Museums Liverpool, it seeks to work as an introductory massive open online course to people and professionals seeking to learn more about museum practice.  270 more words

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Behind the Scenes of the 21st Century Museum: My thoughts on Week 1

Behind the Scenes of the 21st Century Museum is the world’s first free online museum studies course. Run by the University of Leicester and National Museums Liverpool, it seeks to work as an introductory massive open online course to people and professionals seeking to learn more about museum practice.  379 more words

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What Should our Museums Look Like in 2020?

David Anderson, director general, National Museums Wales

Museums in 2020 should be radical and participative institutions at the heart of their communities. They should be working in partnership with third-sector organisations to develop formal and informal learning, health and wellbeing, skills and social change.  1,102 more words

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Geophysics in the Park: A Volunteer's View

Last week the first physical part of the Big Dig got underway with the geophysical survey, led by the Museum of Liverpool.

We’re still awaiting the final report on the results before we post them up here, but below is a chance to hear a review of the day by one of our volunteers, Arthur, in his own words: 540 more words

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The Big Dig: Registration Now Open

A few weeks ago we announced the dates for The Big Dig – Monday 27th April to Friday 8th May, if you don’t already have them in your diary – and now you can register your place. 141 more words

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Fifty Shades of .........utter filth and dirt !!

Yes, you too can enrol in torture and lashings of filth when you take trowel in fist and connect with every crevice, scraping away at decades of history. 537 more words

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