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Save the Date! #MuseumPins – 2nd October

Following on from last month’s successful ‘Museums on Instagram’ day, we’re happy to confirm the second of our events which we announced earlier this year: Museums on Pinterest (#MuseumPins) will take place on Thursday 2nd October! As with our previous events to promote museums’ use of blogs or social media platforms, #MuseumPins will be a chance […]


Reflections on #InstaMuseum

Yesterday, we hosted an event across the two social media channels Instagram and Twitter, to celebrate ‘Museums on Instagram’. The aim was to raise awareness of museums using Instagram, encourage more museums to sign up, share favourite museum Instagram pics, and get everyone visiting museums and posting lots of new photos from their visits. In short, […]


Save the Date! Museums on Instagram – 26th August

Some of you have been asking about our planned ‘Museums on Instagram’ event, which we announced a while back, and we’re very pleased to now be able to confirm the date for Tuesday 26th August! Following the popular trend of prefacing everything with ‘insta’, we’ll be using the hashtag #InstaMuseum which is already in regular use […]


Goodie Bag Winners

Congratulations to the winners of our Museum Marathon Goodie Bags Giveaway! The names were chosen at random by our team mascot. We will be in touch with the winners via email, to arrange getting your prizes to you. Thank you to everyone for taking part, and for all the donations supporting ‘1001 Ramps‘, the cause supported […]


Giveaway: Museum Marathon Goodie Bags

It’s been over two months now since we successfully hosted the Museum Marathon here in Berlin. With your help, we managed to raise 685 Euro (over 500 GBP) for the project ’1001 Ramps’, which provides barrier free access to public buildings via mobile wheelchair ramps. We still have a few goodie bags left over from […]