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Photos & Videos: NMB Holds Community Day

Photos & Videos: NMB Holds Community Day

The National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] hosted a free Community Day this weekend, offering a range of fun activities. NMB previously said, “Sponsored by Butterfield, the Community Day is part of Free for February which gives all residents free admission to the Museum during the entire month of February, also sponsored by Butterfield.” NMB Executive... Read more of this article

‘Portuguese Voices: Your Story, Your Voice’

‘Portuguese Voices: Your Story, Your Voice’

In honour of the 175th anniversary of the arrival of the first Portuguese immigrants in Bermuda, the National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] and the Portuguese Cultural Association of Bermuda and “have joined forces with StoryCenter [a US-based non-profit] to collect stories and experiences of Bermuda’s vibrant Portuguese community.” A spokesperson... Read more of this article

NMB To Host Free Community Day On Feb 25

NMB To Host Free Community Day On Feb 25

The National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] is set to host a free Community Day on February 25th. A spokesperson said, “There will be food vendors, door prizes and a multitude of free activities for all ages for everyone to engage with the Museum and dive deeper into Bermuda history and culture. Sponsored by Butterfield, the Community Day is part of... Read more of this article

Free Entry For Residents In February At NMB

Free Entry For Residents In February At NMB

The National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] is opening its doors to all Bermuda residents for free during the month of February, generously sponsored by Butterfield. A spokesperson said, “2024 marks the eleventh year of this community programme and the Museum’s 50th anniversary. Free for February and a free Community Day planned for February 25 are... Read more of this article

National Museum Celebrates 50th Anniversary

National Museum Celebrates 50th Anniversary

The National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] is celebrating its 50th anniversary as a cornerstone of Bermuda’s cultural preservation. A spokesperson said, “The National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] is turning 50 this year. Located at the historic Royal Naval Dockyard and commanding Bermuda’s westernmost point, NMB is a non-government, not-for-profit... Read more of this article

Photos: Reg Grundy Photo Winners Announced

Photos: Reg Grundy Photo Winners Announced

The Dr. Reg Grundy Annual Youth Photography Competition prize-giving and exhibit opening was held at the National Museum of Bermuda [NMB]. A spokesperson said, “On Thursday, December 7, a crowd of over 115 students, teachers, family members, sponsors, and judges gathered at the National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] for the Dr. Reg Grundy Annual Youth... Read more of this article

National Museum Promotes Katie Bennett

National Museum Promotes Katie Bennett

Katie Bennett has been promoted to Advancement Director at the National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] after serving as Advancement Officer for five years. A spokesperson said, “In her new role, she is committed to lead the museum’s fundraising activities to ensure that NMB continues to be an invaluable educational and cultural heritage resource for... Read more of this article

Museum Expands Online Holiday Gift Shop

Museum Expands Online Holiday Gift Shop

The National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] has expanded their online gift shop, introducing a new ornament and jigsaw puzzle in addition to reproductions of historic prints and maps, NMB Press publications and memberships. A spokesperson said, “Shop proceeds directly support all the work of the Museum. NMB’s famous mouse-catcher, Bastion the cat,... Read more of this article

Museum Launches “Donate To Detonate”

Museum Launches “Donate To Detonate”

The National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] is giving community members, supporters and friends another opportunity to detonate one of the Museum’s historic cannon by making a donation to ‘Donate to Detonate.’ A spokesperson said, “This online fundraiser, first launched last year, supports NMB’s annual fund, The Anchor Fund, which... Read more of this article

Celebrating 50 Years Of The ‘Harris Matrix’

Celebrating 50 Years Of The ‘Harris Matrix’

On October 30th, a conference entitled “Matrix 1973-2023” was held in Florence, Italy to celebrate fifty years of the Harris Matrix, invented in 1973 by Bermudian archaeologist and Founding Executive Director Emeritus of the National Museum of Bermuda, Dr Edward Cecil Harris. A spokesperson said, “Dr Harris’ archaeological methodology revolutionised... Read more of this article

Church & NMB Partner On Scrapbook Project

Church & NMB Partner On Scrapbook Project

As part of the Holy Trinity Church’s 400th anniversary celebrations, the historic church has partnered with National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] and Lyceum to launch the Holy Trinity Church Scrapbook project. Parents and uncles on the steps of grandmothers house next to the church. Contributor: Sharman Marcus A spokesperson said, “The aim of the... Read more of this article

NMB Free Virtual Lecture On Bermuda Stone

NMB Free Virtual Lecture On Bermuda Stone

The National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] is resuming its ‘Bermuda in the Atlantic World’ lecture series with a free virtual lecture on Wednesday, November 1, 2023, at 5:30 pm. A spokesperson said, “The National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] is continuing its Bermuda and the Atlantic World lecture series with a free virtual lecture on Wednesday, November... Read more of this article

New Jayde Gibbons Exhibit Opens At NMB

New Jayde Gibbons Exhibit Opens At NMB

FAMILY [FAM, I Love You], a new exhibit by Jayde Gibbons, was officially opened by Governor Rena Lalgie at the National Museum of Bermuda, with approximately 150 guests present. A spokesperson said, “In the exhibit, Gibbons explores the enduring power of family and community bonds in the face of profound sorrow and bereavement in this new exhibit.... Read more of this article

NMB Hosting Artist Talks For Bermuda Art Month

NMB Hosting Artist Talks For Bermuda Art Month

The National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] is hosting six Artist Talks as part of the Bermuda Tourism Authority’s inaugural Bermuda Art Month this month. A spokesperson said, “Meredith Andrews will be giving her Artist Talks on Friday, October 6 at 10:30am and Friday, October 20 at 10:30am. In her exhibit Homestead, currently showing in Commissioner’s... Read more of this article

Youth Photo Competition Offers Array Of Prizes

Youth Photo Competition Offers Array Of Prizes

The Dr. Reg Grundy Annual Youth Photography Competition: Your Eyes on Bermuda is inviting students aged 7-18 to participate for a chance to win prizes including Iron Kids accounts, gift certificates, and a Canon DSLR camera, and the school with the most submissions [based on percentage] will receive a $1,500 gift certificate to AF Smith. A spokesperson... Read more of this article

NMB: Latest Journal Volume Now Available

NMB: Latest Journal Volume Now Available

The National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] Press has unveiled Volume 22 of the Bermuda Journal of Archaeology and Maritime History [BJAMH]. A spokesperson said, “This latest edition is now available for purchase [PDF format] and download on the Museum’s website: www.nmb.bm/shop. The journal features a compelling assortment of five articles contributed... Read more of this article