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Sharing Our Homes

We would like to invite you to share with us pictures of your homes and gardens, past and present.  

By sharing your photos and stories you will be contributing to the museum by increasing the understanding of different types of homes, what is the story behind the photograph? we want to know. 

Our aim is to show how our homes - our small private worlds, look and to feel the atmosphere of the different places people live and call home.

To spark your memories head over to the blog - here. 

What's involved?

Share photos and memories of your home past and present with us.


Why get involved?

You’ll be helping to keep and active dialogue between us and the volunteers during the period of the museum’s closure.

You’ll be adding to the knowledge of the diversity of home and what home means to people.

How to get involved?

Step 1: Sign into your Geffrye Makers account or sign up here

Step 2: Accept the challenge

Step 3: Post your pictures and stories on Instagram or Facebook and tag the museum #geffryemuseum or upload them to this challange. 

Ideal Skills

  • Archiving
  • Photography
  • Research
  • Social Media

Ideal Interests

  • Archiving
  • Community Work
  • Creative and Arts
  • Design
  • Learning and Education
  • Marketing and communications
  • Curatorial/Working with Museum Collection

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