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Creative Writing at the Pitt Rivers

I wanted to share some fabulous poems which were generated in response to a creative writing session run at the Pitt Rivers earlier this year.It all started when I was approached by the lovely Kathryn Bevis, a teacher at the International Studies Centre at Yarnton Manor.  She runs a class of... Read more...

New Maya Primary School Workshop launched

A new Key Stage 2 Maya workshop was launched as part of the primary school programme earlier this year.  It was developed in response to the growing number of teachers approaching the Pitt Rivers Museum for help in delivering the Non-European Study of Mayan civilization c.AD900 in KS2 History... Read more...

Museum as meeting place - Multaka-Oxford

In March 2018 we started a project funded by the Esmee Fairbairn Collections Fund called 'Multaka-Oxford' here at the Pitt Rivers and at the Museum of History of Science. You can read more about Multaka on the Pitt Rivers... Read more...

Messy Realities: The Secret Life of Technology

Messy Realities: The Secret Life of Technology is a Public Engagement with Research project at the Pitt Rivers Museum, funded by the Wellcome Trust. Led by project researcher,... Read more...

West Oxford School find out about Nigeria in Take One.. Country

The country selected by West Oxford Community Primary School for the focus of their annual Take One project was Nigeria and what better place to come to than the Pitt Rivers Museum?... Read more...