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Living Worlds/ Nature’s Library volunteer handling collection

Over the last few weeks I’ve been working on a small project in relation to the opening of the new Nature’s Library gallery.  The project has been to refresh the objects offered as part of the Living Worlds (and now … Continue reading

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Amazonian Big Saturday and Clumber Park

I had fun this weekend for two reasons.  Firstly, the Amazonian Rainforest ‘Big Saturday’ was a great success.  There were lots of visitors on the day and it was great to hear people’s responses along the lines of, “Wow, I … Continue reading

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Big Saturday- Amazonian Rainforest

If you think of the Amazon as solely being somewhere to buy the latest One Direction CD then we have an event just for you!  Tomorrow (26 January) is a ‘Big Saturday’ here at Manchester Museum on the theme of … Continue reading

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‘Living Worlds’ handling table

Today I ran a handling table at the museum based around one of the important themes of the ‘Living Worlds’ gallery; namely living in a sustainable way.  Handling tables are great opportunities of bringing things out of store that people don’t often … Continue reading

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