Tag: museums

Chocks Away!

Right, that’s the last of the Maltesers gone. Now, the Science Museum in London has a new exhibition on called ‘Cracking Ideas’ celebrating creativity and innovation: http://www.crackingideas.com/exhibition/ And here’s the game from the website: http://www.crackingideas.com/exhibition/game Thing of the Day would

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National Maritime Museum Picture Library

Interested in Maritime History? Enjoy looking at artwork from that time? Then take a look at the National Maritime Museum’s Picture Library. Their collections are now on-line to browse: http://images.rmg.co.uk/          

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Today is… Sword Swallower’s Awareness Day!

On February 28th, Sword Swallowers around the world will observe International Sword Swallower’s Day by doing what they do best – swallowing swords! At 2.28pm Sword Swallowers around the world will attempt to swallow over 480 inches of steel swords

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Happy Birthday, Charles Dickens!

Today is Charles Dickens’ birthday, and to celebrate the life of such a great writer and humanitarian, why not take the time to immerse yourself in some – or all – of his written works? http://www.online-literature.com/dickens/ You can also visit his birthplace which

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Museum of Laziness

TOTD has been slacking off: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/7173527.stm reports on a museum which has opened and closed already.  Still, for everyone who houses their own personal museum of laziness, it was no doubt a nice tribute.

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