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Monday, 10 December 2012
Bolton Museum Gets Lottery Grant For Ancient Egyptian Gallery
A grant of £115,300 has been awarded to Bolton Museum to help turn it's ancient Egyptian gallery into a major attraction for the town. Plans to develop the area includes creating a further floor, digitalising data for easy web-site access, improved storage and creating a new educational programme. The project also addresses ways of making the collection more user friendly for people with disabilities through improving the layout and examining how to make information more accessible.