Lawnmowers – a very British obsession? Did you know the lawnmower was invented in Gloucester by Edwin Beard Budding in 1830? He was deemed a madman for making such a contraption and had to test his machine at night so no one would see him. But Budding was not mad at all and his machine … More Discovering an unusual museum in Southport
The Postal Museum opens on 28 July 2017 ‘British postal services helped to shape the modern world. The Postal Museum works to connect people through this human story of communication, industry and innovation by making it accessible to all.’ The Postal Museum’s Collections Development Policy The collection spans five centuries of history, revealling Britain’s remarkable … More Delivering the unexpected
A Review of Clue-solving adventures in 2016 We have shared some great adventures. We’ve explored a number of top London art galleries and museums. We’ve discovered heritage around London. We’ve solved puzzles in Escape Rooms ….. …and taken part in puzzle hunts and solved murder mysteries….. We’ve enjoyed wine and chocolates, tried craft beers … More Happy New Year!
Want to explore some of London’s rich heritage? As well as 40,000 listed buildings and over 150 ancient monuments, London contains 4 UNESCO world heritage sites. It is home to 857 art galleries and over 170 museums, including three of the top ten museums and galleries in the world. Treasure Hunts in London helps visitors and … More Indoor Treasure Hunts