Previous Events and Workshops

  • Finding Funds for Fossils, Ferns and Flamingos: How to secure money for museum collections

    Wednesday, January 30, 2019 -
    09:30 to 16:30
    World Museum Liverpool

    “Finding Funds for Fossils, Ferns and Flamingos: how to secure money for museum collections”, 30th January 2019 at World Museum Liverpool.

  • Caring for Natural Science Collections: A one day conference exploring advances in conservation

    (c) Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales
    Wednesday, October 17, 2018 -
    09:15 to 17:00
    Oxford University Museum of Natural History
    Registration now open for the Caring for Natural Science Collections one-day conference
  • Skeleton Preparation Workshop

    (c) Leeds Museums and Galleries
    Wednesday, July 4, 2018 -
    09:30 to 16:00
    Historic England, Fort Cumberland, Portsmouth

    A day-long course in animal skeleton preparation. Learn how to skin, separate the limbs from the body and head, deflesh and prepare small mammal and bird carcasses. Historic England (HE) has an extensive, and growing, collection of animal skeletons that are used by zooarchaeologists for reference. They are therefore experts in preparing skeletons and are delivering this course for NatSCA in Portsmouth in July. Eva Fairnell and Polydora Baker will take you through the steps from carcass to skeleton using material at HE. The course covers everything apart from articulation.

  • NatSCA Conference & AGM 2018

    Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 09:00 to Friday, April 27, 2018 - 17:00
    Leeds City Museum

    Registration is now open for the NatSCA Conference & AGM 2018 at Leeds City Museum on the 26th and 27th of April.

    This year's conference theme is "The museum ecosystem: exploring how different subject specialisms can work closer together".