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What happened on February 2: India's oldest museum opens its doors and London gets its first toilet with a flush!

Located in the City of Joy, Indian Museum is, indeed, a joy to behold along with every artefact that it houses. Also, here's about London's 'public waiting room' and Ulysses

Published on 2nd February 2022
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Calicut Uni in the eye of the storm for allegedly slacking off on completing museum for celebrated Malayalam writer VM Basheer

In the works for six years now, the museum has not been completed despite the varsity being handed over the state-funded building; officials now claim that COVID-19 was the reason behind the delay

Published on 21st January 2022
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Big art boost for the youth: Naveen Patnaik inaugurates Kalinga Art Gallery, five regional art galleries in Odisha

The Odisha Lalit Kala Akademi has taken the initiative for the establishment of these art galleries. This is why it is important for everyone

Published on 31st December 2021
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Here's how this Kolkata virtual museum won the Climate Action Grant and how they intend to spread their message

The Living Waters Museum, a virtual museum exploring India's diverse water heritage through storytelling and digital media, has just bagged the Climate Action Grant from the US Consulate, Kolkata

Published on 6th December 2021
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We have to be carbon net-zero but also nature positive: UK's Natural History Museum Director

Dr Douglas Burr spoke about his experience at COP26, what he feels we need to do to avoid a planetary emergency and why do we need advocates

Published on 19th November 2021
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Experimenting in The Heritage Lab: How Medhavi Gandhi's website is getting kids to fall in love with museums again  

How can history, art and culture be made interesting to people? We speak to Medhavi Gandhi, Founder of The Heritage Lab, a digital platform that will connect you to different museums, their treasures

Published on 15th September 2021
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This museum curated by a Chennai dentist has over 3,000 vintage cameras from across the world! 

Orthodontist and collector Dr A V Arun has collected more than 3,000 rare cameras and vintage cameras, finds Blessy Mathew Prasad

Published on 26th May 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: An army of terracotta soldiers buried underground discovered in China

In today's #TBT, we take you back to the day in the year 1974 when 8,000 clay soldiers were discovered underground in China. Yes, this is the same site PM Modi visited that sparked off that viral meme

Published on 29th March 2021
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First UNESCO Chair on Museums in Asia Pacific region set up at Anant National University

The UNESCO Chairs Programme was launched by UNESCO in 1992 with a vision to promote international cooperation and networking between universities and research institutions

Published on 11th March 2021
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With 1 lakh digitised documents, Cheraman museum allows you to travel to the past

Visitors to Cheraman museum can view these documents through a kiosk where several historical documents have been collected, digitised and preserved for future generations

Published on 19th February 2021
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Here's all you need to know about Bihar museum's biennale opening in March on Bihar Divas

According to a statement from the organisers, the biennale aims to sensitize the public to the importance and significance of museum culture in India

Published on 2nd February 2021
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Museum in Lucknow to offer a virtual tour of British relics in a bid to harness new technology

The facility of virtual tours would initially be available only for the 'white house', a wing of the main museum that is labelled as 'foreign sculptural museum'

Published on 28th January 2021
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Play area set up to attract kids to Gandhi Museum in Tamil Nadu's Madurai

Assistant Commissioner of Police, Lily Grace, who inaugurated the play area, said that knowing the history plays a significant role in choosing the future leaders

Published on 26th January 2021
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How Gowri MN's love for sandcastles helped her set up the Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum

Gowri M N, who is said to be the only professional woman sand art sculptor in India speaks about her journey in sand art and Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum that attracts many tourists

Published on 18th January 2021
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Here's how Museum of Possibilities in Chennai going to help visitors understand the life of disabled persons 

The ‘Museum of Possibilities’ will have a cafe which will showcase talents of disabled persons, a house for them and a space to celebrate togetherness over food. It is built at a cost of 1 crore 

Published on 18th December 2020

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