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The Antics of Alma the nanny goat

19th February 2015

As 2015 is the Year of the Goat in the Chinese Zodiac, we take a look at a very special pet in Roald Dahl’s life – his nanny goat, Alma.

Roald Dahl and awesome animals

3rd February 2015

Find out about some of the creatures from Roald Dahl’s books and real-life animal encounters ahead of the Museum’s Awesome Animals Day

A Welsh storytelling adventure

30th January 2015

William Dawson, of the Museum’s Front of House team, recounts a trip to Venue Cymru to inspire the crowds with some Revolting Rhymes.

Esio Trot in translation

20th January 2015

Museum Archive Assistant, Annie, looks at how translators from around the world have tackled the challenges faced with translating Esio Trot.

A peek at the Museum’s new display

16th January 2015

We take a closer look at some of the new Esio Trot exhibits in the Roald Dahl Museum, from the Tortoise-Catcher film prop to Roald Dahl's notes.

Tailored Tortoise Competition

15th January 2015

Help the Roald Dahl Museum create a terrifically tortoisy art exhibition by entering the Volunteens’ Esio Trot Tailored Tortoise Competition.

Esio Trot at the Roald Dahl Museum

12th January 2015

Dame Judi Dench’s costume and props from the BBC’s recent film adaptation of Roald Dahl’s Esio Trot will be on display at the Museum

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2nd January 2015

To translate... as Roald Dahl's Esio Trot comes to BBC One, here are Twelve Fascinating Esio Trot Facts you might not know

Terrific Esio Trot events

27th December 2014

The Roald Dahl Museum is hosting a terrific range of tortoise-themed events over the next few months to celebrate Esio Trot on the BBC.

Christmas at the Museum

11th December 2014

As the festive season gets underway, we take a look at what’s happening at the Roald Dahl Museum in Great Missenden this Christmas.