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Museum Craft Corner: DIY Museum Fan T-shirt

April 5, 2013

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So I wanted to make #MuseumBaby a special T-shirt for our trip to Washington, D.C. First I was thinking about the obvious “I heart DC”, or a President’s shirt like on danamadeit.com, but of course it didn’t take long for my mind to stray to museums. What’s my favourite museum in D.C.? The National Postal Museum. And who’s our homeboy there? Owney the Dog! To make your very own ‘Museum Fan T-shirt’, just follow the steps below. You will need: a computer and printer a […]

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Museum Mascots on Social Media: Part 1

February 20, 2012

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Museum Mascots on Social Media: Part 1

20 February 2012 I’m really excited about this week. Firstly, because I’m off on a short holiday to Edinburgh to see the new Fascinating Mummies exhibition at my beloved National Museum of Scotland, and to attend the RBS Museum Lates: Night of the Mummy event. Secondly, because I’ve always been a huge fan of the National Postal Museum (a.k.a. “my favourite Smithsonian”) ever since my first visit to Washington, DC, and am therefore thrilled to introduce a very special guest blogger who will be keeping […]

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