Archive for April 2013
Ever feel like you brain might explode?
Welcome to my world after four days at the Redlands Museum, as part of a MAGSQ internship in the voluntary museum sector.
After a few stops and starts my visit has coincided with the pointy end of Redlands moving their collection into a new, purpose-built, collections store. The move is one stage in the museum’s $1.4 expansion. When their new facilities open at the end of May, Redlands Museum will have additional exhibition, storage, training, childrens and workshop spaces, with provision for a café to be installed at a later stage. In all 800 sqm of internal space and 200 sq m of veranda space has been added to the museum’s existing 1800 sq m facility. Read the rest of this entry »