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
A long-running battle between rival charities promoting the legacy of Britain’s wartime code breakers has degenerated into a bitter dispute which has seen an elderly tour guide sacked and calls for a boycott of Bletchley Park.
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
There are many inventive ways of earning a quick buck – but selling brains on eBay is perhaps a little too innovative.
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.
VIDEO: The statue, of a man called Neb-Sanu, appeared to turn itself during the day
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
Research finds nearly half of 120 museums surveyed had increased number of unpaid interns and volunteers required to maintain their institutions