Hello and welcome to Autism in Museums

Autism Early Opening at Tower Bridge

*News Flash* WE DID IT! MUSEUM MARATHON RAISED OVER £1,175.00 FOR AUTISM IN MUSEUMS – More about our fantastic day here http://www.mardixon.com/ and you can still donate here – https://www.gofundme.com/museummarathon2018

This site officially launched during Autism Awareness Week 2018 on 26th March. There are a number of exciting events to get involved in this year if you are interested in Autism in Museums. These include –

16th May 2018 – At the Museums and Heritage Show Autism in Museums will be joining Kids in Museums to give advice and tips on running autism events in your museum. http://show.museumsandheritage.com/ 

Previous events –

26th March 2018 – Autism in Museums focus for Museum Hour 8-9pm. A twitter conversation with @MuseumHour to promote and support Autism in Museums https://twitter.com/museumhour  You can catch up on some of the tweet here – https://twitter.com/i/moments/978907062628384768?lang=en

13th April 2018 – Heritage Volunteering Conference, I spoke about Team CASPA and a work experience project with young autistic adults at the Museum of London. https://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/support-us/volunteer/heritage-volu A blog on my top tips is here – http://autisminmuseums.com/making-a-difference-for-young-people-with-autism-museum-of-london-and-team-caspa-2017/

15th April 2018 – Museum Marathon will be raising money for Autism in Museums you can find out more here – http://www.mardixon.com/

-Sign up here – https://attending.io/events/museummarathon

-Donate here – https://www.gofundme.com/museummarathon2018