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Join us as we explore how Christmas celebrations today were inspired by the Victorian era!
Meet two of the star makers of items for our popular gift shop: Martina Hildebrandt and Sally Castle.
The drowning of William Adelin in the White Ship disaster led to the building of Reading Abbey and ultimately to anarchy in England.
Reading Museum and The MERL worked with Kala the Arts, an Odissi Dance organisation, together with schools in Reading on a project of hope!
Learn about Museum on Wheels, one of the outreach programmes offered by our team!
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.
Explore the history of the Oxford Road, one of Reading’s most cosmopolitan neighbourhoods.