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International Museum Day 2013

May 20, 2013

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This past weekend was International Museum Day, which is always celebrated on 18th May. So of course we could not let the day go by without a visit to a museum. It had been pouring with rain all morning, which for most people is ideal museum weather – personally I like museums in all kinds of weather – but by the time we’d made it to the Jewish Museum next door the sun had come out, so we could not pass up the opportunity to […]

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Reflections on Museum Memories Day

May 25, 2011

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Reflections on Museum Memories Day

@Museum140: Mummies & dinosaurs, paintings & planes, marriages & bdays, laughing & crying, singing & dancing – thanks to all for an amazing #MusMem day! Last week, on 17 May, the Twitterverse gathered together to celebrate Museum Memories Day. The idea was simple: people were invited to tweet about their most memorable museum moments with the hashtag #MusMem. All those tweets would then be collected in a MemoryBank (kindly built for the project by @thingsinjars who will guest blog about it tomorrow). This was the […]

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