The Box, Plymouth Category
BLOG POST - 21 August 2019: A chance enquiry from a researcher in New Zealand has led us to brilliant discovery about a painting in our collections by an artist called Edwin Harris (1806-1895).
PRESS RELEASE - 21 August 2019: Plymouth’s archaeology collections have been boosted by a new item of officially recorded Treasure - a gold 'posy' ring dating from the mid-late 1600's.
BLOG POST, 14 August 2019: A review of the 'On Tour' programme we've been running since the Museum and Art Gallery building closed in late 2016 has revealed some staggering stats!
BLOG POST, 7 August 2019: Our Media Technician takes a detailed look at different film types and how they're digitised at the South West Film and Television Archive.
BLOG POST - 31 July 2019: We've been doing lots of packing and moving in preparation for the fit out of the galleries at The Box. Find out more in this blog post.
BLOG POST - 24 July 2019: Find out about a research visit to the British Museum that took place this spring to help inform our 'Wampum: Stories from the Shells of Native America' project.
BLOG POST - 22 July 2019: Get an update about the unique wampum belt partnership project that The Box is leading on with the Wampanoag and a number of UK organisations.
BLOG POST, 17 July 2019: Staff are labelling the shelving in The Box’s archive store. Find out more about this practical, essential process that will help us provide access to the collections once we're open in 2020.