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T tells us about home life during the coronavirus pandemic

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A person holding a piece of paper standing in front of a tree
Q & A
Illustrator Kremena Dimitrova answers our questions about home
A person smiling at the camera standing in front of a hedge
Q & A
Poet Valerie Bloom answers our questions about home
A person in a brightly decorated room next to a glass fish ornament
Experience
Rose Sinclair describes the history of Caribbean women and textiles
Interior of 1970s room with pineapple decoration and yellow wallpaper
Experience
In-conversation with Michael McMillan, Mia Morris, and Zerritha Brown
A brown wooden bookcase on a white background
Domestic Game Changers
A brief history of BILLY
A bath and sink in a yellow bathroom
Domestic Game Changers
Exploring the history of drinking water at home
A person looking over their shoulder, with text overlaid that reads 'behind the door'
Experience
Motivated to turn things around
A spherical vacuum cleaner made of cream plastic
In pictures
A visual history of cleaning and housework
Pink wallpapered living with large mirror on a mantelpiece and large television set.
Domestic Game Changers
A brief history of mirrors
Portrait of Naila Yousef
Q & A
Naila shares her thoughts about home
A metal two-pronged fork with a cream handle, decorated with colourful patterns
Domestic Game Changers
How the fork came to dominate our dining tables
A lightbulb on a white background
Domestic Game Changers
From candles to electric lights
A person looking down, with text overlaid that reads 'behind the door'
Experience
Escape from abuse and county lines
Children looking at Christmas gifts underneath a tree
In pictures
Pictures of Christmas from the Museum's collections
Argos catalogue
Domestic Game Changers
A brief history of shopping at home
Portrait of Luke Edward Hall
Q & A
Luke shares his thoughts about home
Black and white image of two people sitting together in front of a television set
In pictures
A visual history of the television in England
Cream plastic machine with alarm clock and function for making tea
Article
What does Queen's I want to break free say about women and housework?
A person looking to the left, with text overlaid that reads 'behind the door'
Experience
Not giving up
Mantelpiece decorated with family photographs
Article
How we display our possessions
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