As soon as we stumbled upon the Takeover Day initiative in the UK we just knew that it was something we needed to replicate here in the Islands. The advice on the website was, 'start planning the takeover 6 months in advance ...' but we only had weeks before most of the staff were to disappear on their holidays! Did we decide, in that case, to wait till next year? Of course not! That is not how we roll at the HDM!
Thank you to Y6 for being our guinea pigs and to our VIPs for playing along. We ALL had a fantastic time... even if we were absolutely knackered by the end of the day (children and adults alike!)
We have been
Falkland Islands Museum & National Trust
The historic heart of Stanley