News about our latest local history projects - created by young people
SPITFIRE OVER THE MIDLANDS
A project involving over 100 young people
Looking at the impact of the Spitfire on ordinary people's lives
Funded by National Lottery Heritage Fund
THE MUSEUM OF LOST STORIES
The Archway of Tears was the name given to the entrance to the Birmingham Workhouse. Now, it has been demolished. We have created The Museum of Lost Stories, to commemorate the lives of people who lived there.
And the lives of others, whose stories are also in danger of being forgotten...
Funded by Birmingham City Council
This site is dedicated to innovative, creative ways of working with young people on local history and heritage projects. We call it Dreaming Museums. You can find details of projects which have been "curated" by young people; and a "toolkit" of ideas and teaching strategies