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The Museum Of Curiosity

BBC Radio 4 panel show where guest donate to a virtual museum. 84 episodes (pilot + 14 series), 2007 - 2019. Stars John Lloyd, Bill Bailey, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson and others.

Returns Monday 30th September at 6:30pm. Episode Guide
Coding Special, Special is repeated on Radio 4 Extra on Saturday 28th September at 10:30pm.
Recording at BBC Radio Theatre. Tickets

Gallery 6

1. Meeting Thirty-One

First broadcast: Monday 30th September 2013

Humphrey Ker joins John Lloyd as the Museum opens up the sixth gallery. This week's generous donors are Egyptologist Prof. Joann Fletcher, who is presenting us with a hugely significant Roman coin; explorer Col. John Blashford-Snell, who brings a compass that led its owner the greatest one-liner in history; and the comedian Mark Watson, who is offering us something rather small and personal.

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2. Meeting Thirty-Two

First broadcast: Monday 7th October 2013

Donations this week come from evolutionary anthropologist Prof. Volker Sommer, singer and pianist Amanda Palmer and comedian, steampunk guitarist and occult transvestite Andrew O'Neill.

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3. Meeting Thirty-Three

First broadcast: Monday 14th October 2013

Donations this week come from Private Eye co-founder Richard Ingrams, former CBS and Sony President Sir Howard Stringer and satirical comedy writer Jane Bussmann.

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4. Meeting Thirty-Four

First broadcast: Monday 21st October 2013

Joining John and Humphrey this week are comedian and podcaster Richard Herring, lizard locomotion expert Dr. Christofer Clemente and art historican Dr. Kristen Lippincott.

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5. Meeting Thirty-Five

First broadcast: Monday 28th October 2013

John Lloyd and Humphrey Ker are joined this week by comic actor and writer Robert Llewellyn, comedian Cleo Rocos and cybernetics expert Prof. Kevin Warwick.

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6. Meeting Thirty-Six

First broadcast: Monday 4th November 2013

For the final meeting of Gallery Six, John and Humphrey are joined by the comedian and professional quizzer Paul Sinha, space scientist Maggie Aderin-Pocock, and the recently departed broadcaster Sir David Frost.

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Introducing The Museum of Curiosity

Host John Lloyd talks about presenting for Radio 4, having a new guest curator with each series of The Museum of Curiosity and his favourite objects donated during past series.

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Featuring: John Lloyd, Jimmy Carr, Pamela Stephenson Connolly.