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The Museum of Homelessness (@our_MoH) has announced plans to open a new museum at Manor House Lodge, Finsbury Park.

Opening in 2023, the museum will host creative programmes and community services focused on homelessness and housing.

https://www.haringey.gov.uk/news/new-museum-homelessness-open-finsbury-park

Our Co-Chair, @LifeOnBaars, has written a great summary of the @IcomOfficiel Prague conference.

You can read it here: https://uk.icom.museum/summary-of-the-icom-prague-2022-conference-by-chrsitian-baars-co-chair-of-icom-uk/

Creating multi-sensory experiences for disabled audiences at the Van Abbemuseum

https://www.museumnext.com/article/creatin-multi-sensory-experiences-for-disabled-audiences/