Hunterian to consider release of "Irish giant" skeleton

Charles Byrne’s body was acquired by surgeon John Hunter in 1783

MA launches Collections 2030

Long-term view of purpose and use of collections

Museums and Wellbeing Week under way

Activities across the UK include creative workshops, tai chi and photography

Museums mark International Women's Day

Many venues linking events to women's suffrage anniversary

Visitors paying the price for museum funding cuts

Is charging £22 to visit a temporary exhibition the best route to self-sufficiency?

The International Style of Dame Muriel Spark, National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh

Unwrapping the many layers of the author’s colourful life and prolific writing career

Coventry cites museums as key to City of Culture win

City expects its winning bid to boost visitor numbers and provide more opportunities to share collections

Future looks bright but funding is still a challenge

MA survey reveals rising visitor numbers and a greater focus on social impact

Creating a sense of place

Alastair Upton is the chief executive of the Creative Foundation


New leaders create different narratives

Home and away

Museums are working hard to create a deeper understanding of migration

Museums can help address empathy deficit

Humanising the history of difference

Being Brunel, SS Great Britain, Bristol

A museum on the life and work of the Victorian engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Museum of...

The National Poo Museum, Isle of Wight

On the money

The value of researching, interpreting and displaying coins and medals

Just cause

Marking the centenary of the 1918 Representation of the People Act

Silk Patchwork Coverlet, 1718

Silk Patchwork Coverlet, 1718 - American Museum in Britain, Bath


Cedric Morris: Artist Plantsman

The D-Day Story, Portsmouth

The epic human stories behind the allied invasion of Normandy

Settlers: Genetics, Geography and the Peopling of Britain, Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Oxford

Vital research on human migration is presented well in this timely exhibition

Catalysing change through museum exhibits

How interacting with objects can transform people's worldview

Making a museum

How Sarajevo's War Childhood Museum came into being

How online platforms are revolutionising access

A look at Google Cultural Institute's latest experiments

A vision for radical change in museums

Year two of the MA's Transformers scheme