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Having visited the homes of "Superfans", a new exhibition celebrates the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who through the collections of those who love the series.
Swayed by his 16-year devotion to the cause, a global logistics company has given new backing to the bid to find Spitfire planes believed to have been buried in Burma.
One of the finest Roman statues ever to have been found in East Anglia has been gifted to Cambridge's Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.
A four-year agreement will allow treasures from the Bodleian and Vatican Libraries' collections of Greek, Hebrew and early printed biblical texts to be viewed free online.
See pictures from the spectacular Lumiere festival, which attracted more than 175,000 visitors to Derry-Londonderry across four days.
Archaeologists will date the bones of 18 bodies crammed into a hastily-filled, unusually-positioned grave in Durham.
Started by volunteers in 1986, a model of the Planet locomotive which was the first to whizz along the railway is being celebrated at the Museum of Science and Industry.
Miniature creepy crawlies, tiny Star Wars figures, pea shooters and water pistols in a new exhibition revealing some of the items confiscated from London classrooms.
A lengthy fundraising campaign has ended in triumph after the second of two Iron Age torcs, buried together near Tadcaster, was bought by the Yorkshire Museum.
Curator's Choice: Hopi pots and Zulu skirts for Takeover Day 2013 at the Smith Art Gallery and Museum
One lucky group will get to discover a pot made by native Americans and a glass skirt worn by a Zulu woman as part of the annual Takeover Day in Scotland. Curator Michael McGinnes - the Keeper of the ......
Two new exhibitions at The Hepworth Wakefield will allow visitors to compare and contrast the work of Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth.
From the first description of a cell in the 17th century to recently developed self-adjustable glasses, a new exhibition charts the history of medical science at Oxford.
The Museum of Science and Industry's groundbreaking new exhibition allows visitors to uncover the city's history through touching everyday objects from the collection.
Discovering timber structures at the Nepalese pilgrimage site, archaeologists from Durham and Nepal may have predated the Buddha's life to the sixth century BC.
Admitting that "almost everything" they knew about the bluestones of Stonehenge may have been wrong, scientists are linking the famous stones with a west Wales pile.