7 October 2022


Leighton House: Hidden Gem Reopens After A Dazzling Refurbishment

Leighton House has been restored to its former glory after a major refurbishment that has taken several years.

Glasgow’s Burrell Nearly 40 Years On Gets A New Look – Clare Henry

Back in 1983, on the day the Queen opened the famous Burrell, I reported enthusiastically for the BBC on its unique qualities.

12 October 2017


Tate St Ives Reopens After Extensive Four-Year Building Project

Tate St Ives reopens on the 14 October 2017 after a four-year building project.

25 August 2014


Baghdad Archaeological Museum Reopens To The Public

Despite the troubles plaguing Iraq, The Baghdad Archaeological Museum has reopened to the public. The museum which only offered limited access to academics was established with the help of the British author Gertrude Bell in 1926. In the 1920s the Museum was under the Ministry of Public Works while under the Ministry of Education in […]

1 March 2014


Dutch Golden Age Paintings Return To Newly Renovated Mauritshuis

Following the reopening of the Rijksmuseum, the Stedelijk Museum (Museum of Modern Art) and the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam in 2013, it is now the turn of the world famous Mauritshuis in The Hague. The Mauritshuis has one of the finest collections of Dutch Golden Age paintings in the world. Who doesn’t know Johan […]