Scandal and intrigue in suburbia

On the Pull Researcher/Interpreter Gayle Dower explores the scandalous world of blue tit courtship in her research on the Natural Science Collection. Blue tits are cute little monogamous birds, right? Every spring males establish territories, agreeing real estate by squaring up … Continued

On the Pull

This project was an exciting opportunity for Royal Pavilion & Museums to engage new audiences and develop new ways of researching, interpreting and displaying its collections. Part consultation process, part research project and part multifaceted museum experience, it was themed … Continued

Exciting Finds at Whitehawk Allotment

Jane, one of the Museum volunteers, came into the Museum wanting to know what these unusual spherical flint-like objects were – found on her Whitehawk allotment. Having discussed whether they could be slingshots, John Cooper, Keeper at the Booth, spotted … Continued

Football dreams and drama at Brighton Museum

As England fans shake off our World Cup disappointments, maybe it’s time to have a look at this baggy ball of rags. It’s an exhibit in the World Stories:Young Voices gallery at Brighton Museum & Art Gallery. You may be wondering what … Continued