FAQ: Where do you get your ideas for Museum140 from?

Time to answer another ‘Ask Us Anything’ question. Quite often we get asked where we get the ideas for our projects from. Sometimes ideas just come to us, e.g. Adopt-a-Museum happened because we were visiting the Röntgen Museum in Germany and were shocked by how under-visited it was. We wanted to shout out about it […]


Museum140 Shorty

This week we started back with Adopt-a-Museum after our Christmas break and already we’ve got new submissions coming in, which shows how the project continues to resonate with our followers. We are therefore thrilled that Museum140 has been nominated in the Shorty Awards, which honour the best in social media. It really adds significance to […]


Happy New Year!

A Happy New Year to all our friends, fans and followers! We’re starting the new year with over 120 fans on Facebook and just short of 1,100 followers on Twitter – considering we only started Museum140 last March, we think that is pretty fantastic. Here are some other highlights from our fantastic first year: Museum […]


Museum140 in Spanish

Many thanks to Óscar Menéndez, one of our Adopt-a-Museum participants (#21 Museo Geominero), for writing a very nice article about us on the Spanish Science Communicators Association Blog. Here’s a screenshot:


A Worldwide Snapshot of Museums on 11/11/11

The Phoenix New Times blog has featured a nice little article about Museum Exposure on their site. Thanks! Here’s a screenshot: Go and check out the full post at Phoenix New Times, then get yourself over to a museum and take some photographs!