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Players - A gateway site to digital resources covering the pre-1850
Industrial history of the West Midlands area.
Local Museum & Heritage Sites
Avoncroft Museum of Historic
Buildings - Stoke Heath, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire.
Barber Institute of Fine Arts
- The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands.
Birmingham Museum & Art
Gallery - Chamberlain Square, Birmingham.
Blakesley Hall Museum - Tipton
Road, Dudley, West Midlands
Compton Verney Art Museum
- Compton Verney House Trust, Compton Verney, Warwick, Warwickshire.
Elgar Birthplace Museum
- Crown East Lane, Lower Broadheath, Worcestershire.
Heritage Motor Centre - Banbury
Road, Gaydon, Warwick, Warwickshire.
Ikon Gallery - 1 Oozells
Square, Brindleyplace, Birmingham.
Ironbridge Gorge Museum
- Ironbridge, Telford, Shropshire.
Meadow Gallery - Burford
House, Burford, Shropshire.
Potteries Museum & Art Gallery - Bethesda Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent,
Soho House Museum
- Soho Avenue, Handsworth, Birmingham, West Midlands.
Spode Museum - Spode Works, Church
Street, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire.
Stafford Castle - Visitors
Centre Newport Road, Stafford, Staffordshire.
Wall Roman Site -
Watling Street, Near Litchfield, Staffordshire.
Gallery - Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton, West Midlands.
Worcestershire County Archaeology Service -University College
Worcester, Henwick Road, Worcester.
Worcestershire County Museum - Hartlebury Castle, Hartlebury,
Local Information Sites
Our Worcester. Net -
Information lisitings and directory of local sites.
& Worcester - Information about cultural events in the local
UK Heritage & Cultural Gateway Sites
The 24 Hour Museum - The UK's gateway site for museums and art
galleries, providing information about collections, educational and
other resources, activities, events and links to museum and gallery
The BBC History Zone -
The BBC's History site, containing a wide range of information, resources
and links, with special support for the National History Curriculum.
The Department for Culture, Media
and Sport (DCMS) - The government department whose responsibilities
include policy on cultural and sporting activities.
- The national body responsible for archaeological sites and monuments.
The Historical Manuscripts Commission
- More formally known as the Royal Commission on Historical Manuscripts.
The National Grid for Learning (NGfL)
- The National Grid for Learning is a collection of educational resources
brought together by the UK government.
MDA - Formerly the Museum Documentation
Association - A government-funded charity promoting standards
and best-practice in cultural information management.
Resource, The Council for Museums,
Archives and Libaries - The main website for Resource, the new
body incorporating the former Museums and Galleries Commission and
Libraries and Information Commission.
Scottish Cultural Resources Access
Network (SCRAN) - SCRAN is a Millennium Project to build a networked
multimedia resources base for the study, teaching and appreciation
of history and material culture in Scotland.
International Cultural Sites
French Ministry of Culture
- A French government web site with links to cultural information
and resources in France.
Kulturnet Danmark - A gateway
to cultural information in Denmark .
Museums of Russia - A Russian
government-funded website with details of museums and galleries.
Australian Museums On Line (AMOL)
- The principal gateway to Australian Museums.
Canadian Heritage Information Network
(CHIN) - A gateway to museum and cultural information in Canada.
International Council of Museums
(ICOM) - An organisation dedicated to the development of museums
and the museum profession at an international level.
Virtual Library Museum Pages
(VLMP) - A distributed directory of on-line museums maintained