Michael Dugher wants to extend current temporary ban, giving museums more time to raise money to save works
Emma Smith collects weird and wonderful objects for the Science Museum, often with some difficulty
The museum is offering selfies with actors playing Jack 'the scene of the most horrific of all his murders'
The 18th century tiles will be on display for one night only
Organisations to receive recognition from the charity include an NHS Trust, and a housing company
The British Museum has recorded the most successful year in its history, with 6.7 million visitors through the door in 2013, helped by blockbuster exhibitions such as Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum.
A Canadian company has discovered that Nenthead may be sitting on one of Europe's biggest deposits
The Octogenarian naturalist told fans of the terrifying sight during an hour-long Q&A session on Reddit
It’s billed as a sleepover, but as Kunal Dutta discovered, what with insect-based snacks there was far too much happening at the Natural History Museum
The Museo Jumex in Mexico City is a building of real elegance, says David Usborne – and it's all the work of a British architect
Druids and archaeologists battle it out at Stonehenge’s new £27m centre
The institution dubbed the last colonial museum in the world is packing up its stuffed animals and controversial statues this weekend as it closes down for a three-year makeover aimed at modernising the monument to King Leopold II and his murderous reign in the Belgian Congo.
The Red Star Line Museum, Belgium's transatlantic landmark, charts the history of emigration to America
And in defence of 'virtuous' women
Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland will host the first three days of next year’s Giro d’Italia.
200,000 paintings, sculptures and other artefacts from museum’s cellars will now be stored in Pas de Calais