Plymouth Museums Galleries Archives Blog
BLOG POST - 6 February 2019: We recently collected some really important items that have been on loan from our collections to Buckland Abbey. The items will be displayed in our '100 Journeys' gallery when we open.
BLOG POST - 30 January 2019: Our latest Build Update post highlights a number of developments that have been made on The Box construction site during January 2019.
BLOG POST - 23 January 2019: Find out more about some of the facts and figures behind our recently launched ‘Your Recipes, Your Heritage’ community outreach project.
BLOG POST - 9 January 2019: Our Arts and Minds group are working on a special project inspired by the Royal Naval figureheads we’re currently restoring, and which will form a stunning display in the main entrance of The Box when it opens in 2020.
BLOG POST - 20 December 2018: We round up what's happened during 2018 in our Review of the Year.
BLOG POST - 12 December 2018: Throughout late 2108 we’ve been marking 250 years since the founding of the Royal Academy (RA), otherwise known as RA250 – and what better way to wrap up our coverage of this anniversary by highlighting Sir Joshua Reynolds and Sir Charles Eastlake, both of whom were Presidents of the RA?
BLOG POST - 5 December 2018: Benjamin Robert Haydon (1786-1846) and Solomon Alexander Hart (1806-1881) were two Plymouth-born painters who had very different experiences of the Royal Academy but who both produced dramatic, large-scale works.
BLOG POST - 30 November 2018: See the restored windows being fitted in St Luke's Church and find out about some of the traditional craft techniques that are being used on our construction site.
BLOG POST - 28 November 2018 - Get the latest update on what's been happening at The Box construction site during November.