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Events in the history of the Pitt Rivers Museum that took place in 2007.

Readers are reminded that this table is a work in progress and may be amended or added to at any time.

Go to 2006

Month Day Event Source of Information Notes
April No day  Community Music and Dance temporary exhibition opened in new exhibition space in new research centre Annual Report 2006-7
April No day  PRM has its first Positive Action trainee
Annual Report 2006-7
May 1 Musical performances linked with above temporary exhibition held Annual Report 2006-7
May No day  Transfer of photographic and manuscript collections to new extension completed Annual Report 2006-7
June No day  £1m grant given by Heritage Lottery Fund to improve the entrance to the museum Annual Report 2006-7
July  13 Hélène La Rue dies, in post, afterwards her post is reviewed and not filled Annual Report 2006-7
July No day  By the end of the month most staff and collections had transferred back into the new research centre Annual Report 2006-7
August No day  ?Dan Hicks joins PRM as Curator Lecturer to replace Chris Gosden Annual Report 2006-7
August No day  Visitor survey begins, it concludes July 2008 Annual Report 2007-8
November  22  Museum's new extension formally opened Annual Report 2007-8
Unspecified Upper Gallery closed to public Annual Report 2007-8
Unspecified Building work on providing new entrance to the PRM begins Annual Report 2007-8


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