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Our #MuseumFromHome! Just because you cannot come to the Museum, does not mean we cannot bring the Museum to you. We have set up this page to hopefully provide a slice of postivity and keep you entertained at home. Over the coming days and weeks we will be sharing stories, images and videos from our collections online, alongside blogs and vlogs(!) about what we're up to. Some will be educational, some will involve an attempt at humour, and all will hopefully provide a welcome distraction from an uncertain time.
- 15 DecRead more
Wiltshire Museum has been awarded £47,000 over two years, from the Arts Council England Designation Development Fund, to review the research undertaken on the archaeology
- 15 NovRead more
We are delighted that we have been awarded a £25,000 grant from the Weston Loan Programme with Art Fund to support our Eric Ravilious: Downland
If you are able to make a donation towards our work, we would appreciate the help. Our aim is to keep providing great community support now and, very importantly, in the future.. We will get through this, together.
The Meaning of Things
Sarah, our Community Curator, has been running a number of project over the last 6 months looking at the work of museums through the questions “What do we keep?” and “Why do we keep them?”.
You can listen to a couple of the amazing stories to come out of the project (and see how you can take part!) here.