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No Turning Back education resources

From 2o September 2017, we are hosting our new exhibition No Turning Back: Seven Migration Moments That Changed Britain, which focuses on seven pivotal moments when migration shaped the history of Britain. We are coordinating a range of workshops and self-directed activities for school trips to the exhibition. Below you will find KS3 and KS4 resources co-designed with teachers for before… Read more

The Partition Museum opens in Amritsar, Thursday 17 August

“The Partition Museum is the world’s first memorial to the Partition of the subcontinent, opening 70 years on from the traumatic creation of independent India and Pakistan. In one of the greatest migrations in human history, 18 million people moved, amid escalating chaos and violence, to either side of a hastily demarcated border. This is a memorial… Read more

Martin Roth, 1955–2017

Truly sorry to hear the news, earlier this week, of the death of Martin Roth, ex-director of the V&A, a distinguished friend of the MMP and a huge source of support, sound advice and inspiration to us, as he was to many in the arts and heritage world. The German foreign minister described him well… Read more