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Dancing Apollo for Heritage Week 2021

17-22 August FREE ENTRY to the HUNT MUSEUM for the week Donations very welcome! Apollo in his 17th Century incarnation at The Hunt Museum  has been fascinating visitors for years.  This year for Heritage Week he is going to dance around the Captain’s Room.  Through the wonders of Augmented Reality and the use [...]

Dancing Apollo for Heritage Week 20212021-08-09T15:40:25+01:00

Children’s imaginations still soar despite restrictions

  ‘The ABC of something’ is the basic or most important facts about a subject. ‘ABC of the Three Muses’ was a project that ran through October-December 2020 in which Limerick primary school children explored the concept of ‘facts’ as they apply to museum collections.  Working remotely with artist Jo Hine and supported with [...]

Children’s imaginations still soar despite restrictions2021-07-23T15:14:55+01:00

Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival

Create your own virtual museum with the Three Muses Free online workshop for 13-15 years old to create a virtual museum using Mozilla Hubs and the collections of ‘The Three Muses’ - the Hunt Museum, Limerick Museum and Limerick City Gallery of Art.  Participants work together to build and curate a virtual museum using 3D [...]

Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival2020-09-22T15:52:35+01:00

Take a Virtual Dive into Hunt Museum Education Week

Hunt Museum Education Week runs from Monday ( April 27th) and will run until Friday May 1st.  To try to help teachers and parents trying to source curriculum based material during Covid19, the Hunt Museum has turned several of its schools workshops into freely available online resources. These include: a post primary Junior Cycle [...]

Take a Virtual Dive into Hunt Museum Education Week2020-06-10T14:32:54+01:00