Tonga Category

Ways of the Ancestors: the Art of Tonga

Ways of the Ancestors:  the Art of Tonga 11 July 2015 to 28 February 2016 World Cultures gallery special display case The Art of Tonga features objects from the museum collection that were initially acquired from early maritime voyages during a remarkable period of change in Tonga’s history when powerful chiefdoms were transformed into a European-influenced […]

New project called Discovering Worlds

Project called Discovering Worlds In 2014, RAMM successfully received £89,900 from the Designation Development Fund for a project called Discovering Worlds.  It is a wonderful opportunity for the museum to show off its fine collection of objects from the Pacific Islands.  This museum-based activity is a partnership that involves the British Museum, Sainsbury Research Unit (University […]