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.

15 Sep 2011

Object of the Week

08 Feb 2010

A musket barrel made of copper?

07 Jan 2010

Admiral Pâris’ amazing encyclopedia

21 Dec 2009

Oceania, or the fifth part of the world

16 Dec 2009

A khaki Navy jacket?

04 Dec 2009

A French connection to James Cook