Museum Blog

12 August 2021

Metal Conservation at Worthing Museum

Carola Del Mese is a Post Graduate in the Conservation of Metalwork. She is spending two months at Worthing Museum where she’ll assess, clean and conserve […]
13 August 2021

Metal Conservation – Brooches, Copper Alloy and Cleaning

Hello, I’m Carola and I’m a graduate in Conservation of Historical Metalwork. I’ve joined Worthing museum for two months, conserving some of the beautiful objects both […]
28 August 2021

Metal Conservation – The Sompting Hoard

This week’s objects…. This week, Curator of Archaeology James has brought out a very interesting and significant hoard from the late Bronze Age/early Iron Age. The […]
22 September 2021

Metal Conservation – The Edburton Hoard

Investigative Conservation In 2019 whilst studying metals conservation at West Dean college, Worthing’s Curator of Archaeology brought in a selection of 22 Roman coins found at […]
30 August 2022

Teddy Climas and Big Ted return to Sussex

There are some toys that are so special, it’s hard not to personify them. Teddy Climas is one of these. With over one hundred years on […]