How To Open Up Your Museum Collections

With many museums and galleries holding up to 90% of their collections in storage we show you how to open them up. Bram Janssens is responsible for the Museum Aam de Stroom, storing and accessing objects from the store rooms. Our main challenge was to have a large...

Inspiration for a new type of museum store

The Friesland Collections Centre – or “Kolleksjesintrum Fryslân” – houses the collections of five regional museums under one roof: the Friesland Museum; Tresoar (Friesian History and Literature Centre); Friesland Museum of Natural History; Friesian Maritime Museum;...

Museum storage seminar at the British Museum

The Museums Association is hosting a one-day museum storage seminar at the British Museum, London, on 17 March. Off the Shelf: Making Storage Work for You will explore some of the new and emerging approaches to designing and utilising museum stores. During the...