Object Journeys

Stories from the Museum Floor

Today’s story from the museum floor is a guest post by Andrea Winn, Curator of Community Engagement at Manchester Museum, highlighting Object Journeys, which is currently on display in the Living Cultures Gallery.

Object Journeys

Manchester Museum is a partner in the British Museum’s Object Journeys programme – a three year Heritage Lottery funded programme, in which the British Museum will engage with their local community, regional museums and community partners in the regions to explore the British Museum’s collections. The project will produce a series of installations across the UK including at the British Museum, Manchester Museum and Leicester Museums.

Manchester Museum is pleased to be working with Community on Solid Ground, a local organisation that is driven to improve the life opportunities, personal development, health and wellbeing of its local community. They are currently working on ‘TraditionalBest Times of South Asian Women’. This Heritage…

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