News & Blogs

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

Read them all here.

February 2011: A review of Jan and Museum team success in the South Georgia Half Marathon!

A REVIEW OF THE LAST MONTH AT THE MUSEUM BY SUE EDWARDS Helicopter taking off from cruise ship Marina Svetaeva...
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January 2011: Good weather & The Latest News From Grytviken And Round About

MUSEUM ASSISTANT SUE EDWARDS TELLS US THE LATEST NEWS FROM GRYTVIKEN AND ROUND ABOUT Waving goodbye to the old BAS...
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October 2010: Violin made on South Georgia set to return to the island

VIOLIN MADE ON SOUTH GEORGIA SET TO RETURN TO THE ISLAND A violin that was made in South Georgia has...
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August 2010: The New Team And The Curatorial Plans For The Season

August 2010 As the team prepare to return to the island for the 2010/11 season, find out more about the new...
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April 2010: End of season & New painting of Southern Venturer donated to the collection.

April 2010 We have recently received an excellent painting of factory ship Southern Venturer. Read all about it! It's the end of...
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March 2010: Historic Images Around The Station, Fundraising Initiatives & Bridget Steed Blog

The history of Grytviken came alive recently when Bridget Steed projected a range of historic images around the station. SGHT's new...
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February 2010: News

NEWS Jane in the Maritime Gallery Our latest addition to the team, Jane Hill, arrived in South Georgia at the...
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January 2010: Theodor Andersson, New Member & Christmas

January 2010 A new exhibition at the Museum on the photography of Theodor Andersson was recently officially opened by the Commissioner of...
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December 2009: Ruth & Elsa’s Blog

RUTH'S BLOG We’ve been having a very busy time here at the museum since I arrived around a month ago....
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September 2009: AINSLIE’S and BRIDGET’S Blog

The 2009/10 season at South Georgia Museum started last week with the arrival of Ainslie Wilson (General Manager) and Bridget...
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Alert In The Falkland Islands By Sally Poncet

Alert's hydrographic survey operations in South Georgia came to an end on April 13 1930. Later that month she was...
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June 2009: Carr Maritime Gallery & new eHive Collection database

Carr Maritime Gallery We now have images from the Carr Maritime Gallery on our website. You can find more information...
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January 2009: Ainslie Wilson – General Manager’s Blog

Ainslie Wilson - General Manager's Blog Time for another update from South Georgia Museum. As general manager of the museum...
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November 2008: The James Caird arrives at South Georgia Museum

Last Thursday saw the arrival of the James Caird replica which will now become one of the star attractions in the new...
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August 2008: Curator’s Blog

During August I spent four days in Sandefjord, Norway, visiting the whaling museum and finding out more about the whaling...
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