Museum Freecycle UK

Originally posted on Museum Development North West:
Museum Freecycle UK, was launched last week and aims to provide a platform for museums to offer each other showcases and other exhibition build items that would otherwise be discarded. Caroline Keppel-Palmer, the managing director of Urban Salon, which founded Museum Freecycle UK, said: “As exhibition designers, we…

How to… make thermal curtains

Many of our green museums in the West Midlands are housed in historic buildings that are difficult to insulate and heat efficiently. One way to keep the draught out and make these buildings more efficient is with thermally lined curtains. The National Trust and Good Energy have created a five part video tutorial on making thermal…