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Reading’s life-giving waterways have been absolutely vital to the development of the town over the centuries, providing a natural transport route...
How do we conserve the Abbey ruins without creating more damaging problems? Find out how in our latest blog!
There’s so much we couldn’t have achieved if we didn’t have our team of volunteers. They’re part of the life and soul of Reading Museum. Read how...
Sir John Soane, the son of a Berkshire bricklayer, became one of Britain's most influential 19th century architects.
Interest in Reading Museum’s collections comes from far and wide, reflecting the international profile the town has gained over the centuries....
Using the Museum's collections and our knowledge so that children can understand the past and be inspired by it to shape their future.
Reading has often been dismissed as being a modern place with little history, but Reading Museum shows this just isn't true!
As out town prepares to host the annual Reading Festival, we explore how it all came about in 1971.
Our visitor's feedback is helping to shape 27 new interpretation panels around the Abbey Quarter.