Tony Robinson's Museum of Us: What is it and when is it on TV?
In TV series Tony Robinson's Museum of Us, Sir Tony Robinson helps the residents of an ordinary street in the UK create a museum of their street's history
What is Tony Robinson’s Museum of Us?
Tony Robinson’s Museum of Us is a More4 documentary series that follows communities who come together to uncover the hidden history of their own ‘ordinary’ streets. The programme is presented by actor, broadcaster and author Sir Tony Robinson, famous for playing Baldrick on Blackadder and for presenting history TV programmes including Time Team. In each episode, Sir Tony visits a street in Britain and leads a team of experts who help the residents design and create their own pop-up museum in just seven days. It’s a process that begins with the residents exploring their own personal connections to where they live, but grows to encompass how the stories of different streets and communities fit into Britain’s wider national history.
When is Tony Robinson’s Museum of Us on TV?
The first series of Tony Robinson’s Museum of Us started airing on More4 on 17 October 2022. The four streets Sir Tony visited were in Bristol, Birmingham, Aberystwyth and Norwich.
Where can I watch Tony Robinson’s Museum of Us about?
All previous episodes of Tony Robinson's Museum of Us are streaming on All4.
Rosemary Collins is the features editor of Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine