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Read about the prized relic collection of Reading Abbey and how it became a magnet for pilgrims!
Recently Reading Museum has been visited by someone rather special. Father Christmas took the time out of his busy schedule to speak with us!
The drowning of William Adelin in the White Ship disaster introduced anarchy into England, and ultimately led to the building of Reading Abbey....
Professor Peter Stoneley explores Oscar Wilde's more positive relationship with Reading before his infamous incarceration at Reading Gaol.
Find out about the medieval origins of Halloween and how Reading Abbey helped to promote its traditions!
Did you know that Jane Austen went to school in Reading? Read more to find out why!
The first thing people always ask me is: how did an American end up in Reading?
When I made the decision to head back to school for my...
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!