Q&A with Matt Turtle

The Museum of Homelessness is part of the 2018 Tate Exchange Programme

Wordsworth Trust gains approval for £6m revamp

Project will include the extension and refurbishment of the Wordsworth Museum

Poll: should the Met Museum reconsider the way it displays a controversial painting?

12,000 people have signed a petition calling for the museum to reconsider

Discover new products and special offers at Exhibition 2017

Free entry for all visitors and delegates

Dealing with controversial subjects is a sensitive issue

Museums displaying historical objects with contentious stories have to tread carefully

The appliance of science

Science centres will need to engage diverse audiences

Mining museums look to the future

The closure of the UK’s last deep-coal mine will necessitate a rethink
of the role of mining museums

Glasgow finds itself in the spotlight

Does the Glasgow 2014 Cultural Programme focus too much on the performing arts?

Editorial

Confronting the legacy of the British Empire

Editorial

Our heritage should be for everyone

Home and away

Museums are working hard to create a deeper understanding of migration

Voxpop

How can museums increase understanding of migration to the UK?

Trendswatch: going underground

Museum tours that reveal strange and often little known subterranean landscapes

Museum of...

The Borders Textile Towerhouse, Hawick

Making space

An artist’s studio or house provides a unique insight into how they lived and worked

All in good jest

The UK’s museums and galleries have been a source of great satire over the centuries

Books

Animal Kingdom: A Natural History in 100 Objects

The Past is Now: Birmingham and the British Empire, Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery

A groundbreaking exhibition that offers new perspectives on the British empire

On my bookshelf

A Little History of the World, by EH Gombrich

On my bookshelf

The Art of Relevance, by Nina Simon

Creating the New Western Australian Museum

Process has involved extensive dialogue with audiences and stakeholders

Naming nature

Taxonomy at the Natural History Museum

Your brain on art

How your brain responds when you walk into a museum

Heavy industry

Interpreting industrial heritage in the 21st century