Dale Johnston | Banbury Museum

Dale is an Exhibitions Manager who has worked in a range of museums over 18 years including the Cambridge University Museums and projects at the Natural History Museum and Naturalis, the Dutch national museum of natural history in Leiden.

Specialist interests: exhibition design, geology in particular minerals and gems (Fellow of the Gemmological Association) Wider interests in history, art and archaeology. He is Banbury Museum’s Exhibitions Manager and coordinates the museum’s volunteers programme.

More about Dale Johnston

Favourite Place


Favourite Museum Object

The Silk Plush Samples Set

Fun Fact

Once fought for my country… in a manner. Was a member of the Northern Ireland Under 18 Fencing team (some time ago now!)

Staff Top Trumps

Scores range from one to ten, the lower the number, the lower your score.

Desk Tidiness


Caffeine Dependency


Sweet Tooth


Furthest Travelled


Early Bird


Night Owl