London 2012 was a major event for our city, which the museum wanted to record for posterity. We set out to capture how the Olympics were experienced by collecting tweets about living or being in London during the Games. The museum pledged to collect any tweet that included the hashtag #citizencurators. Read the full post
Every wondered what it’s like to work in a museum? In this blog series, we introduce you to staff from all three sites of the Museum of London and various different departments. This week Hilary Young, Digital Curator, talks about new ways of collecting, London as a digital city and the joys of London Fields lido.