Issue one March–August 2012
Don't miss the first issue of The Museum magazine to find out what's happening behind-the-scenes at the National Museum of Australia.
The magazine is published twice a year and this issue features striking full-page photographs from the Bipotaim: Stories from the Torres Strait exhibition, a debate on the challenges of defining an Australian national costume, plus previews of upcoming exhibitions, stories behind exciting new acquisitions and much more ...
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Cover: Michael Kanai, Thursday Island Photograph by David Callow
You can read some of the articles here online
Travelling the Silk Road: Ancient pathway to the modern world
Discover the secrets and wonders of the world's greatest trade route.
Find out about the fascinating stories behind new additions to the National Historical Collection.
Off the walls: Art from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander affairs agencies, 1967–2005
This diverse collection takes you into the politics and history of a time of great change.
Features a range of products available for purchase from the Museum Shop, including jewellery for vintage-loving bowerbirds, Elk Second Nature range of resin jewellery for winter 2012, plus gifts and gadgets for a brave new world.