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As the first step of Reading Museum's reopening, our museum gift shop will reopen from the 12th April!
Learn about early black history in and around Reading before the 20th century.
Learn about the life of Clara Herbert, Reading's connection to the last Queen of Madagascar.
Discover the story behind this astonishing new artwork by Eleanor Lakelin.
Learn about the process of mummification and the journey to the afterlife in Ancient Egypt.
Discover the remarkable story of the virtuoso black American artist Paul Robeson, and how we are marking his legacy in Reading.
Read about several of the women collectors who donated objects and collections to Reading Museum.
We pay tribute to the wonderful potter Alan Caiger-Smith, who passed away this year, and his legacy in Reading.
What's it like to be an archaeologist? Join our collections assistant Sam and find out!