Experience museums after dark this May

Museums at NightThere’s something magical about entering a museum after nightfall – the usual exhibits take on shadowy countenances and it really feels like anything could happen.

If you’ve never experienced this for yourself, take advantage of the annual Museums at Night late night festival of art, culture and heritage. This year it will take place over three nights from Thursday 16 till Saturday 18 May.

Hundreds of museums, art galleries and heritage spaces all over the UK will be putting on a fantastic mix of after-hours entertainment, from spoken word and literary events, to live music, sleepovers in palaces and the chance to see beautiful historic houses aglow with candlelight. Continue reading