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Museum On Tour, 10 July 2019: Coming Home

BLOG POST, 10 July 2019: Discover how we’ve been working with local schoolchildren to enable them to explore a significant portrait of Sir Francis Drake as part of the National Portrait Gallery's 'Coming Home' project.

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Behind The Scenes, 3 July 2019: Teaching Archives

BLOG POST, 3 July 2019: In 2015 we joined forces with the University of Plymouth to develop the MA Archival Practice – a one-year programme aimed at equipping the next generation of archivists with the skills and knowledge that will help their careers. Hear from two of the staff who’ve devised and delivered the programme.

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Behind The Scenes, 20 March 2019: The secret life of pickles

by Jan Freedman, Curator of Natural History Behind the scaffolding our curators are working feverishly on the new galleries that you’ll be able to see when The Box opens next year. For me, as natural history curator, this means working on an enormous range of specimens. From pinned insects to beautiful minerals, and age-old fossils […]

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