Matt Moore, Head of the National Collections Centre, reflects on the history and future for the Science Museum Group’s largest site.
Roger Highfield, Science Director, outlines the science of lockdowns and how to end the pandemic.
One month on since the closure of our museums due to the coronavirus pandemic, Chief Executive Sir Ian Blatchford reflects on the challenges facing us all and how the Group has adapted to its new (although temporary) virtual reality.
Find out how one of our conservators honed her breaking and entering skills to uncover the secrets of a locked book from our Archive.
As the National Railway Museum reveals a sustainable vision for its new Central Hall, Karen Livingstone, the Science Museum Group’s Director of Masterplan and Estate, explains how our plans are shaped by the past, present and – crucially – the future of five museums which together are visited by more than five million people each year.
Go behind the scenes with our photography team as they capture a rare Toyota Prius.
Hear more from the volunteers in the inventory team who are busy cataloguing the collection.
Behind the scenes with the inventory team.
Go behind the scenes with our conservation team and discover what it takes to prepare to move 300,000 objects to their new home.
Go behind the scenes with our hazards team as they identify potential hazards in the collection.