News & Blogs

The museum team has been posting blogs on the museum website since  2007

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February 2019: Big Ships and Little Ships

Big Ships and Little Ships - Written by Curatorial Intern Finlay Raffle Laura and Dani carefully clean some of the artefacts...
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January 2019: In her second season Museum Assistant Kerstin tells us it is a very different summer

The GSGSSI Maintenance Team have refurbished Shackleton's grave January was a busy month with a steady coming and going of...
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December 2018: Museum Assistant Laura has much to report on the turn of the year

December 2018: MUSEUM ASSISTANT LAURA HAS MUCH TO REPORT ON THE TURN OF THE YEAR This month has flown by...
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November 2018: Adventures and Training

ADVENTURES AND TRAINING Fundraising Assistant Dani Spreitzer writes about the start of the season training and some fun opportunities for...
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October 2018: Two new exhibitions up for the start of a new summer season

TWO NEW EXHIBITIONS UP FOR THE START OF A NEW SUMMER SEASON Precious cargo en route to South Georgia The...
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March 2018: Charlotte the Curator reflects on the busiest season ever

CHARLOTTE THE CURATOR REFLECTS ON THE BUSIEST SEASON EVER The new Slop Chest display As the Curatorial Intern at the...
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February 2018: Not running out of fluffy penguins Museum Assistant Kerstin writes

NOT RUNNING OUT OF FLUFFY PENGUINS MUSEUM ASSISTANT KERSTIN WRITES   The real thing During the month of February, the...
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January 2018: Artist in Residence Theo Crutchley-Mack writes about creaking oil tanks and exceeding his high expectations

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE THEO CRUTCHLEY-MACK WRITES ABOUT CREAKING OIL TANKS AND EXCEEDING HIS HIGH EXPECTATIONS A good chance to meet...
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December 2017: We got dogs for Christmas

WE GOT DOGS FOR CHRISTMAS By Volunteer Fundraising Assistant Dani Dinner under the albatross December was an incredibly busy and...
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November 2017: A Wedding and a Bust Up

A WEDDING AND A BUST UP The cruise ships have been coming through regularly since the start of the season...
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October 2017: Order Order Another season starts

ORDER ORDER ANOTHER SEASON STARTS Arriving on Pharos SG. Kerstin, Charlotte, Pat, Sarah and Vickie Commissioner Nigel Phillips hands the gavel...
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August 2017: MEET THE 2017-18 SOUTH GEORGIA MUSEUM TEAM

MEET THE 2017-18 SOUTH GEORGIA MUSEUM TEAM The group of talented folks who will be running the show at the...
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April 2017: Eel pouts and vicious fur seal puppies

EEL POUTS AND VICIOUS FUR SEAL PUPPIES Patrick Lurcock leads a group of locals on the intensive factory tour The...
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December 2016: Jo hardy describes a South Georgia Christmas

JO HARDY DESCRIBES A SOUTH GEORGIA CHRISTMAS The hut at St Andrews Bay Simon officiates at the locals' Christmas service...
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