Discover stories behind the latest exhibitions, fascinating explorations into maritime science and archaeology, and the surprising details of what happens inside (and outside) a modern working museum.

10 Aug 2013

The sport of turtle riding and ‘the Greatest Liar on Earth’

03 Jul 2013

An American icon

11 Jun 2013

Coca Cola and lanolin: Channel swimming champion visits museum

10 Jun 2013

From Bengal to Bandhani to Bandanas: a story about Indian textiles

08 Jun 2013

60 years on, thanks for all the photographs Sam

29 May 2013

Saltwater Visions

30 Apr 2013

Sometimes, being negative isn’t so bad...

19 Apr 2013

Exposed! The Gervaise Purcell Collection

22 Mar 2013

Frank Beaurepaire: Shark Rescue Hero