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Wellcome Collection

In Exhibitions, Museums on November 26, 2011 at 10:00 am

The Wellcome Collection is the foremost medical museum in Britain, nay, the WORLD as far as I’m concerned, and so it has a lot to live up to.


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Charles Dickens Museum

In Historic Houses on November 24, 2011 at 7:23 am

Bloomsbury is a bit of a museum hub, but there again, what bit of London isn’t? I decided to venture off the beaten track a little this week though, and paid a visit to the Charles Dickens Museum.

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Geffrye Museum

In Historic Houses, Museums on November 16, 2011 at 11:11 pm

Geffrye is a pretty weird way to spell Geoffrey. Or Jeffrey. In fact, when talking about it to a former boss (noted museum academic and a Professor) I pronounced it incorrectly, making me look like queen of the morons, and I’ve never forgiven the Geffrye for this. That said, I’m going to try and be objective about my recent visit…

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Churchill War Rooms

In Museums on November 14, 2011 at 10:37 pm

Having recently moved to the big smoke, I’ve started hitting up London Museums. This was an absolutely epic start:

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Dinefwr Park and Newton House

In Historic Houses on November 6, 2011 at 12:28 pm

Dinefwr Park in Llandeilo, West Wales, is home to both Dinefwr Castle and Newton House, and is operated by the National Trust.

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