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Blogs about Museums

5 blogs about Museums.

  1. ALHFAM – the Association for Living History, Farm and Agricultural Museums
    An international organization serving the interests and needs of its individual and institutional members and supporting experiential interpretations of history. More info

    Curating Living History:  Preserving Skills and Intangible Culture
    The 2024 ALHFAM Annual Meeting and Conference Howell Living History FarmJune 7-10 and September 9-10, 2024 Learning by actually doing. Sharing practical knowledge. That is what ALHFAM is all about, and this conference is focused …
    By alhfam1, 73 words
  2. Mills Field | Weblog
    …a place to consider what it means for a museum in an airport, an airport with over 55 million visitors in 2017, to operate in a world where (almost) everyone is connected to the internet. 🇺🇸 More info

    Holding Hands with the "Fediverse" – ActivityPub at SFO Museum
    SFO Museum has joined the “Fediverse”. We have begun to operate a series of automated “bot” accounts that are published using the ActivityPub protocols which can be subscribed to from any client, like Mastodon, that …
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  3. The Museum of Ridiculously Interesting Things
    a collection of ridiculously interesting art, objects, ideas, and history. By Chelsea Nichols. More info

    Teeny tiny pig porn
    Gold pig charms that hide a tiny erotic photo viewed by peering into the pig's butt hole
    By Chelsea Nichols, 21 words
  4. Niche Museums: Find tiny museums near you
    By Simon Willison. 🇺🇸 More info

    Pioneer Memorial Museum
    The Pioneer Memorial Museum makes the bold claim to host "the world's largest collection of artifacts on one subject" - that subject being stuff that pioneers brought with them to Utah! It's certainly a very …
    By Simon Willison, 218 words
  5. Open Objects
    Every age has its orthodoxy and no orthodoxy is ever right. By Mia Ridge. 🇦🇺 🇬🇧 More info

    Links for a talk on crowdsourcing at UCL
    I'm giving a lecture on 'crowdsourcing at the British Library' for students on UCL's MSc Sustainable Heritage taking the course 'Crowd-Sourced and Citizen Data for Cultural Heritage' (BENV0114). As some links at the British Library …
    By mia, 74 words