Eleanor’s Thoughts on Work Experience

The museum outreach team recently played host to a work experience student, Eleanor, who supported a variety of tasks in the office. Eleanor was a brilliant student and a great help to us, she has written her thoughts on her time with the museum, which we have share below. ‘I have thoroughly enjoyed my work ..read more »

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Kid’s Museum History Club to be Revived!

Weston Museum has taken many different forms and names over the years and seen many different activities take place. One popular activity from an earlier decade was the children’s club, which Weston Museum is now reviving. The new kid’s club will have a mascot in the form of an Iron Age dog, who was recently ..read more »

Dinosaur Session For Home Education Families!

Weston Museum Learning Programme is currently developing sessions for home education families in the local area and will be leading a taster session on Thursday 10th November all about Fossils and Dinosaurs. The session is mainly aimed at key stage 2, but slightly younger and older children can happily be included. There will also be ..read more »

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Handling Objects Bring History to Life

A dramatic refurbishment is currently taking place at Weston Museum, but that doesn’t mean that access to historical objects and learning is no longer available. A learning programme has been developed by the museum team with school sessions being offered, as well as handling boxes for key stages 1 and 2. Historical learning can be ..read more »