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12 Dec 2017
Image caption: Sir Marc Brunel with his wife Lady Sophia Kingdom
On 12 December 1849 French-born engineer, Sir Marc...
2 Nov 2017
The opening of Being Brunel, the new museum dedicated to Isambard Kingdom Brunel, has involved the collections team...
25 Oct 2017
The 26 October marks the anniversary of one of Victorian Britain’s most shocking maritime disasters: the wreck of the...
19 Oct 2017
Tragedy touched the many lives of those working and travelling aboard the SS Great Britain. Illnesses and injuries...
11 Oct 2017
2006 marked 200 years since Isambard Kingdom Brunel’s birth. Amongst a Bristol-wide celebration of Brunel’s life and...
12 Sep 2017
Have you ever wanted to get an insight into what it’s like working in a museum? Or perhaps you are a budding curator...