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Life in the Chokey

26th August 2015

We visit the Museum’s reading room, the Chokey, to talk to Archive Assistant Annie about her role caring for Roald Dahl’s manuscripts and letters

One month to Roald Dahl Day

13th August 2015

We're on the countdown to our annual celebration of the World's No. 1 Storyteller - Roald Dahl Day! Get set for 13 September...

Get messy this summer

27th July 2015

With many UK school children enjoying the summer break, we've got some tips for in- and outdoor fun and games for the family

Roald Dahl’s fascination with flying

23rd June 2015

Archive assistant Annie Price peeks into the archive to find out how Roald Dahl’s real life aviation adventures inspired some of his stories

Top ten archive treasures

19th June 2015

As part of the Roald Dahl Museum’s 10th birthday celebrations, Collections Manager Rachel White picks her Top 10 archive treasures

Big Birthday Bash in pictures

17th June 2015

Fantabulous photos from the Museum’s Big Birthday Bash on Saturday 13 June. A brilliant day celebrating the Museum’s 10th birthday.

Ten magical Museum years

10th June 2015

We take a look back over the last 10 years to bring you the best bits; from Fantastic Mr Fox film sets, to record numbers of visitors.

Big Birthday Bash at the Museum

5th June 2015

Balloons at the ready! Head to the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre on Saturday 13 June to celebrate 10 magical museum years.

Ten fantabulous Museum facts

3rd June 2015

To celebrate the Roald Dahl Museum’s 10th birthday, we peek in the archive and delve into the past to bring you these phizz-whizzing facts

Roald Dahl - The Inventor

28th May 2015

From Mr Wonka to George Kranky, Roald Dahl's characters are pretty inventive. But do you know about some of his other inventions?