Reinventing the science museum: the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester
Abstract:Constant adaptation and renewal are the hallmarks of Manchester's Museum of Science and Industry, as explained by its director, Patrick Greene. He is chairman of the European Museum Forum (organizers of the European Museum of the Year Awards) and president of the Museums Association. He was, until recently, president of ICOM's International Committee of Museums of Science and Technology (CIMUSET). His doctorate is in archaeology, based on research into medieval Norton Priory in Cheshire, the excavation of which he directed from 1971 to 1982.
Document Type: Original Article
Affiliations: Manchester Museum of Science and Industry
Publication date: 2000-10-01