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We're the Museum of the Home. Our building's closed until spring 2020 for our exciting development - follow us here for info on events.Tag photos
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Geffrye Museum 10h
Replying to @mollybretton
Thank you!
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Geffrye Museum 11h
Another discovery unearthed during our development! A Victorian stoneware bottle incised ‘Glessen Blue’, with a stamp from Bourne of Denby was found by the service ramp. The bottle would have contained blue, which could be mixed with the wash to whiten linen
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Geffrye Museum Feb 15
A beautiful day here in Hoxton and more signs of spring in the winter garden
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Geffrye Museum Feb 15
We're looking for you! Come and help us test a film that's been made for our new gallery - we'd love your feedback! Screening Wednesday 27 Feb, 6 - 7pm more info on flyer inc sign-up details
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Geffrye Museum Feb 15
We've an exciting new opportunity for a f/t Learning and Access Coordinator to join our award winning Learning and Engagement team - find about more about the role here
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Geffrye Museum Feb 15
Laugh, fall in love and (maybe) cry together tomorrow at our double-bill of modern romances, Love Is Strange and Sleeping with Other People. Book now to get £5 off with promo code FRIEND (ticket includes drink + popcorn)
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Jon Sparkes Feb 13
Great talk by John Boughton this evening at the museum, describing the rise and fall (and hopefully rise again) of council housing from his book .
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Geffrye Young People Feb 12
Replying to @GEFFRYE
Thanks to Nancy from 's communications team for inspiring our Young Producers to create a snappy title and description for our upcoming event. Our next session might include a visit to the curator's office.
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Geffrye Museum Feb 12
Love is Strange brings John Lithgow + Alfred Molina to this Saturday for a non-traditional Valentine's screening 💕Add code FRIEND for special discount + enjoy this celebrated about love in our cosy Georgian room
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Between the Frames Feb 12
From director Leslye Headlund (co-creator of Netflix's hit Russian Doll), catch the hilarious and sexy Love is Strange this weekend! Screening at the on Saturday, all tickets include a drink and popcorn. Use promo code FRIEND for £5 off! Book:
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Geffrye Museum Feb 11
"a wild shimmer of a with roots in the mysteries that still occupy the landscapes of rural Britain" - a great review of the Fell by The Brothers Gillespie, who'll be playing here Weds 20 Feb - event on FB page. Full review here + have a listen!
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Geffrye Museum Feb 11
Thrilled that Michael McMillan’s wonderful 2005 installation The West Indian Front Room inspired the format of drama which starts 17 Feb - we can't wait to see this important series. Photo: John A Neligan
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Geffrye Museum Feb 11
Replying to @lauraahaha
OK thanks Laura, will check it
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Between the Frames Feb 11
Don't miss our special offer on modern rom-com Sleeping with Other People, screening Saturday at the . Use promo code FRIEND for £5 discount! From Leslye Headlund, the co-creator of Russian Doll, this is the perfect antidote to Valentine's schmaltz
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Geffrye Museum Feb 11
Our Valentine's Film Screenings on Saturday 16 Feb just got friendlier! Use code FRIEND for a £5 discount and see Alfred Molina and John Lithgow in a richly, poignant film, Love is Strange (15), 3pm. Ticket includes drink + popcorn
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Geffrye Museum Feb 11
Replying to @Lesleyann2222
That's lovely. We do have some black and white photos of children drawing in the museum, and some others showing children wearing costumes so will aim to scan some and post on Twitter in the next couple of weeks
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Geffrye Museum Feb 11
Replying to @lauraahaha
Hi Laura - the link should take you to the almshouse tours page which shows the upcoming dates for March - May, as well as the link through to Eventbrite to book a tour
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Geffrye Museum Feb 9
Replying to @Lesleyann2222
Thanks Lesley - that's really lovely to hear! Hope you'll be able to come and see us when we re-open in spring 2020 or even come to one of our events in the gardens this year
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Geffrye Museum Feb 8
An exciting site visit this afternoon for the Comms team! Here are a few photos showing the development of our new library study area and the entrance to what will become the home gallery
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Geffrye Museum Feb 8
The perfect party mix of jazz improvisation + poetry returns to our friends for a special ‘Ones to watch’ edition of Fri 22nd Feb! Don’t miss this unique show in the heart of !
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