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Fair Weather Museum Roundup

August 28, 2013

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We’ve almost reached the end of August, but with a little bit of luck it’s not the end of summer. Or maybe we’ll have a golden Autumn. Whatever the season, when the weather is fair, there are plenty of outdoors museum destinations to head to. Here’s a round up of some of my favourites that have featured on Museum Diary. Open Air Museums Domäne Dahlem, Berlin, Germany Historic Village of Hokkaido, Sapporo, Japan Museumsdorf Düppel, Berlin, Germany St Fagan’s National History Museum, near Cardiff, Wales […]

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Jenni’s Museum Awards 2012

January 9, 2013


This time last year, I did an extensive review of my ‘52 Museums in 52 Weeks‘ challenge. And I held my very own ‘Museum Awards’ for 2011 by choosing my top 3 museums in each of several categories (here and here). I thought it would be fun to do the same again, though I’ve cut it back a little year to choosing just one candidate for each category – which was not easy to do, believe me! Actually, it was difficult not choosing the National […]

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{Germany} Museumsdorf Düppel

September 3, 2012


The other week my parents were visiting. They had their car with them, and as we don’t have a car they asked if there was anywhere in Berlin we’d like to go that was a bit further afield and not so easy to get to by public transport. So I whipped out our Berlin guidebook and came up with the Museumsdorf Düppel, which was listed not only under ‘further afield’ but also under ‘Children’s Berlin’. Museumsorf Düppel is a reconstructed medieval village (Dorf = village) […]

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