First Time Out Venues 2013

The Science Museum has paired with the Discovery Museum in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne. These are the other participating museums and their objects.

Throughout June you can see objects at their home venue, before they are swapped with their partner’s for July.

Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford-Upon-Avon 
A prop for the fool, played by Sylvester McCoy, in the 2007 King Lear.
Horniman Museum & Gardens, London
Wild Woman of the Woods, ceremonial mask from the Northwest Coast, Canada.

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew 
Charles Darwin's rarest work, Letters on Geology.
The lightbox, Woking
Stone sculpture by Eric Gill entitled Torso - Woman, 1913.

Natural History Museum, London 
Dolphin skull etched with ink drawings by an unknown sailor.
Peterborough Museum, Peterborough
Bone model guillotine built from leftover rations by prisoners of war.

Wellcome Collection, London 
Carved cigar holder from the coronation of King Ludwig II of Bavaria in 1864.
Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire
Dish used by Rothschild family with their favourite subject, birds.

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