Discover stories behind the latest exhibitions, fascinating explorations into maritime science and archaeology, and the surprising details of what happens inside (and outside) a modern working museum.

Patch-eyed pirate prints

11 Sep 2013

Patch-eyed pirate prints

03 Jul 2013

Make it at home: miniature garden terrariums

27 Jun 2013

What it takes to be a Bollywood star…
potato block print pattern

14 Jun 2013

Make your own potato block print pattern

05 Jun 2013

George Cruikshank: Satirising the Eastern trade

08 May 2013

Make your own penguin softie
search and rescue hat

19 Mar 2013

How to make a search and rescue hat

14 Feb 2013

Mrs Cook's Valentine's Day

11 Jan 2013

Summer fun at the Museum