What is the actual definition of an 'open air museum'?
Would Butser be an open air museum even though none of the buildings are original?
Would Rockhenge be considered an open air museum, cause it is in the open air?
--- On Tue, 16/9/08, Beatrice Hopkinson <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
From: Beatrice Hopkinson <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: Re: [BRITARCH] history of archaeological open-air museum
To: [log in to unmask]
Date: Tuesday, 16 September, 2008, 1:11 AM
I presume you know of Avoncroft Museum of Buildings at Bromsgrove?
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>I was asked if somebody studied the history of archaeological open air
>museums in UK? The request was not for histories of single places or
>regions, I know about several of those, but a comprehensive study covering
>the whole of UK.