Blog: Curator’s Choice

Depot Refurbishment – #Sustainability

Depot Refurbishment – #SustainabilityContinuing the #LoveYourRailway #Sustainability theme, a major element of our mission for sustainability is ensuring that our historic tramcars are looked after for the future. Back in 2017-18 we completed a major project to refurbish several of the depots where trams...

Interactives Re-open

Interactives Re-openWith the easing of restrictions, we have been able to ‘re-open’ some of our interactive features around the museum. These include: In the ‘Mobile Postbox’ Exhibition in the Derby Assembly Rooms• Magnetic postal game – can you work out the order of the different stages...

Delightful Insights – Photographic Donations

Delightful Insights – Photographic DonationsOver the past few months we have been working through our backlog of photographic donations. This involves looking through what has been given to us and checking it against our existing collection to see if we have the images or not. Here is a look at some of the...