Roald Dahl 100

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The BFG and Danny the Champion of the World

17th November 2016

Ahead of the UK release of The BFG Movie on DVD and Blu-ray on 21 November, Rachel White, the Museum Archivist, tells us about the first appearance of the BFG.

Ghostly Voices and Haunted Woods

28th October 2016

Part two of our series exploring spooky secrets in the Roald Dahl archive...

Magic and Witchery

21st October 2016

We take a look at some of the spooky archive secrets behind your favourite Roald Dahl books.

I Want It Now: October 2016

18th October 2016

Scare yourself silly with these spooky treats

A wickedly witchy half-term

14th October 2016

Head to the Museum if you dare, for a Wickedly Witchy Week this October half-term

Making revolting rhymes with Paul Lyalls

12th October 2016

Poet Paul Lyalls helped visitors create some plexicated poems based on their favourite Roald Dahl characters.

Big Birthday Poem

24th September 2016

Poet Sarah Hirsch worked with Museum visitors to create a Big Birthday Poem to celebrate Roald Dahl 100.

Museum of the Unexpected

21st September 2016

Some swashboggling photos from the Museum's Roald Dahl Day celebrations.

Roald Dahl Day in Great Missenden

25th August 2016

Celebrate Roald Dahl's 100th birthday in his home village of Great Missenden.

Gobblefunk around with words

27th July 2016

We take a look at Roald Dahl's handwritten Gobblefunk words