Whimsy alert: A Minion balloon had its own night at the museum

This is what happens when life imitates art.

A Minion-shaped helium balloon (of Despicable Me fame) got trapped in the Round Room in the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, but as it made its gradual descent to earth, it seemed to want to look at as many galleries and exhibits as possible first.

The museum's security team passed on the CCTV footage to the press department, who put together this rather lovely video, complete with musical accompaniment.


"We don't think the Minions even know this happened," they told i100.co.uk.

Keep reading...Show less
Please log in or register to upvote this article
The Conversation (0)