SGHT NEWS

The Main Store at Grytviken is now open to visitors

February 1, 2023
The Main Store is a huge two-storey building and is the oldest and largest remaining historic building in the abandoned...
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South Georgia Museum Blogs Restart!

December 1, 2022
Check out the South Georgia Museum website to catch up with the team blogs!  
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Schools competition winning entries on display in the South Georgia Museum

November 23, 2022
Winning entries from competitions for junior school children to draw and write about South Georgia are now on display at...
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South Georgia Museum Fully Reopen after Covid19 Shutdown

November 11, 2022
The Museum on South Georgia is fully open and offering all its services for the first time since its early...
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South Georgia Charity Auction – Thank You!!

July 27, 2022
South Georgia Charity Auction Thank you to everyone who took part! The auction ended on 10 August More than 30...
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Habitat Restoration - the Untold Stories

July 18, 2022
Thank you to everyone who joined us for this event, you can watch the recording here: Our Habitat Restoration Project...
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Follow the journey of the Quest crow’s nest

June 19, 2022
Its official, the Quest crow’s nest has now left the UK shores aboard the MV Scout. On September 1922, Quest...
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South Georgia Educational Resources in latest Hanson Box

May 19, 2022
With your support, the South Georgia Heritage Trust (SGHT) has developed a range of new and exciting educational materials about...
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2022 SGHT Green Match Fund – Thank You!

April 22, 2022
Together you have helped us exceed our campaign target a day early, raising nearly double what we achieved last year!...
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Join us for Shackleton’s Quest at South Georgia, Tues 29 March 6-7pm UK time, an online presentation with Jan Chojecki

March 22, 2022
A free online zoom event featuring a presentation by Jan Chojecki about Shackleton’s Quest Expedition at South Georgia. Watch the...
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Endurance Found!

March 9, 2022
Amazing news and congratulations to all involved in Endurance22. Truly a milestone in polar history. Read the press release here or by clicking...
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Elsa’s sea swimming challenge in memory of Robert Burton

March 7, 2022
Former South Georgia Museum Curator Elsa Cox is raised funds for SGHT in memory of Robert (Bob) Burton by taking...
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Robert (Bob) Burton

January 21, 2022
At SGHT we were greatly saddened to hear of the passing on 15 January 2022 of our dear friend and...
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South Georgia Museum ‘My Shackleton’ Online Exhibition Launched on 5 Jan 2022

January 5, 2022
The polar explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton died aboard his expedition vessel Quest a century ago on 5 January 1922. The...
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The Artist’s Diary: Commensalis – the whale Spirit Tables of South Georgia

December 16, 2021
Follow our winning artist sculptor Michael Visocchi, on his trip to Grytviken, South Georgia to work on Commensalis – the...
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