Greening Museum #6 – Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

Shakespeare Birthplace Trust have recently joined our Greening Museums cohort, and it’s really exciting to have them on board. The Trust is composed of five sites in Stratford-Upon-Avon and its surrounding countryside; Shakespeare’s Birthplace, Anne Hathaway’s cottage, Nash’s House and New Place, Mary Arden’s Farm, and Hall’s Croft. Along with Compton Verney and Shugborough, they…

Sustainable Collections Care Tips

Collections care is inherently environmentally friendly. Better care means longer-lasting artefacts and less cost to the museum and environment. Here are some tips from collections expert Jane Thompson-Webb. Control the light entering a space. Change the type of lighting used. This can give better control, a better quality of light, remove UV and use less…