Events & Events Archive

Study Day: Exhibitions on Shoestring


How to create a great exhibition for under £1,000

Musical Instruments Unwrapped:


Telling Social Histories Through Musical Instruments

A True Reflection? Displays, Stories and Exhibitions

19/07/2018 - 21/07/2018

Annual conference 2018

Care of Photographs


A day-long seminar with esteemed photography conservator Susie Clark

This is what we do! Advocacy in social history museums and beyond


Monday 6th November, Nottingham Castle, 10am-4pm

Annual conference 2017: ‘Changing tides’

29/06/2017 - 30/06/2017

This year's annual conference will be held in Reading and we're delighted to welcome Tony Butler and Heledd Fychan to give keynote speeches, and to feature a programme of interesting case studies which showcase the great work of museums and organisations

To clean, or not to clean?


An introduction to conservation cleaning of social history objects

Beyond the Hashtag

Beyond the Hashtag: Social History taking on the Social Network


Would you like to be inspired to develop new ways of using your collections creatively through social media – then this seminar is for you!

Knowing and Throwing


How to Identify and Rationalise Social History Collections

SHCG Conference 2014

26/06/2014 - 27/06/2014

Deep Impact- demonstrating the value of social history collections

SHCG Conference 2013

27/06/2013 - 28/06/2013

Annual Conference

What is it? Trade Tools


Training day to help develop your knowledge of tool collections

What is it? Photography


Training day to help develop your knowledge of photography collections

What is it? Medals and Militaria


Training day to help develop your knowledge of militaria in your collections

People at a conference

SHCG Conference 2012

12/07/2012 - 13/07/2012

12th-13th July 2012