Fun Palaces Blog

Sharing the Fun Palaces Campaign on Fun Palaces Weekend

We know our Makers understand that Fun Palaces is about much more than the weekend – it’s about the meetings you’ve been having with your neighbours, colleagues and friends for the past months, weeks and days ...

Want to Make a Fun Palace in 25 Days or Less?!

Interested in making your own Fun Palace – even with just a few weeks to go? GREAT! It’s totally do-able. Here are five tips for making your own local Fun Palace, bringing your community together - ...

Shining a Global Light on Local Brilliance

Fun Palaces' co-director Stella Duffy on how the hyper-local nature of Fun Palaces makes a difference on a much wider stage ... I wrote this blog on a train back from Truro to London. Two weeks ...

Brownian Motion – A Love Story from Cornwall

Jack Morrison is one of the two Fun Palaces Ambassadors for Cornwall. Jack works with FEAST and Chloe Hughes with Cornwall Museums Partnership and they share the Ambassador role, working within and from their own organisations. ...

What Happens AFTER Fun Palaces?

We're very clear that a Fun Palace is not (or shouldn't be!) yet another Open Day or fete. It's about a lot more than simply sharing what your venue or organisation or community does - it's ...

Fun Palaces – A Maker’s View

As we approach Fun Palaces weekend - the office getting more and more frenetic, emails flying everywhere, people all over the UK and beyond working with their community to create together - we were moved this ...