Out and About: Buddhism Exhibition at the British Library (Anna Cottle, ITP Coordinator)

Written by Anna Cottle, ITP Coordinator This new exhibition at the British Library asks, how did Buddhism grow from its beginnings in India? What inspired its practice? I…

Museum Management and Leadership: Challenges and Solutions November 23-25 2019, History Museum of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia

In November 2019, the British Museum’s International Training Programme was delighted to help support a workshop on museum management and leadership in Yerevan, Armenia.  Below, Hayk Mkrtchyan, Janet…

ITP fellows on mission at the Luxor Museum

Four of the ITP Fellows have participated in a training programme at the Luxor Museum, one of the highlights of Egypt’s museums. The programme was organised by Luxor…

Get a Different Name Day: Suggest a New Name for the ITP!

The 13th of February is international Get a Different Name Day! This day is dedicated to the word that is used to address us: our names. Names are…

Perilous Gestures: A Lecture at the V&A About the Dutch Approach to Restitution (Anna Cottle, ITP Coordinator)

Written by Anna Cottle, ITP Coordinator Henrietta Lidchi (Chief Curator, National Museum of World Cultures, The Netherlands) presented this week to a packed lecture theatre at the V&A…

ITP 2020: Applications for Egypt Now Open!

DEADLINE: Sunday 23rd February 2020 Application Form (click link)Full Details on how to apply (click link)Contact: itp@nullbritishmuseum.org The British Museum is delighted to offer two fully-funded training positions for museum and heritage…

Disposable? Rubbish and Us: The British Museum’s Latest Room 3 Exhibition

Written by George Peckham, ITP Assistant This week I had the chance to attend a talk given by the curators of the British Museum’s latest Room 3 exhibition:…

Out and About: ITP UK Partner Meeting in Nottingham

Written by George Peckham, ITP Assistant Last week the ITP team were in Nottingham for a pre-summer programme meeting with colleagues from our UK partner museums. We were…

ITP Futures Announcement | Welcoming Back Our 7 Senior Fellows

Written by George Peckham, ITP Assistant 2020 marks the 15th anniversary of the International Training Programme! To celebrate a milestone year, the team have been looking ahead towards…