Volunteer Opportunity: Fashion and Textiles Collections

Two volunteering opportunity have arisen to work with the fashion and textiles collection at the Royal Pavilion & Museums (RPM) to research LGBTQ fashion/dress history related to the museum’s dress and textiles collection and local history. The successful candidates will … Continued

Volunteer Opportunity: Royal Pavilion Archive Digitisation

We are currently looking for a capable, reliable and conscientious volunteer to assist with the digitisation of the Conservation archives held in the workshops in the Royal Pavilion. This will involve cataloguing, documentation, digitisation, scanning, transcribing and other related collections … Continued

Volunteer Opportunity: Garden Greeter

We are currently looking for volunteers to join our Garden Greeter team for the Royal Pavilion Estate through the summer season April – September 2018. The Garden Greeter scheme is a well-established scheme delivered within the Royal Pavilion Estate, set … Continued

Celebrating 100 years since the Representation of the People Act, 1918-2018

Do You Vote? Their Fight Our Future On the 6 February 1918, eight million women, out of an electorate of twenty one, were given the opportunity to vote. Only women over the age of 30 with educational & property qualifications … Continued

Crank up the digital!

This Wednesday the University of Lancaster will be bringing a hand-cranked digital device to Brighton Museum. While the phrase ‘hand-cranked’ seldom features in descriptions of cutting-edge technology, there are very good reasons why this belongs in this year’s Brighton Digital … Continued