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Unearthing Roman Riseholme

November 23, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Visitors of all ages are welcome to this hands-on multi-activity pop-up exhibition to find out what was discovered during 8 days of family-centred community archaeological excavations in July 2019 at Riseholme, near Lincoln. Talk to archaeologists about what was found, hear from volunteers about their experiences, see and handle 1,800-year-old finds and learn about life in Roman Britain.

This event is part of the ‘Moving Stories: Discovering Lives Lived Differently’ festival hub organised by the University of Lincoln.

In partnership with

The Collection Museum, Lincoln; Network Archaeology; Lincolnshire County Council

Contact email address

PEARL@lincoln.ac.uk

Booking required?

No




Details

Date:
November 23
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Description for print
Everyone welcome to this hands-on multi-activity pop-up exhibition showcasing discoveries from 8 days of community archaeological excavations in July 2019 at Riseholme, near Lincoln. Handle finds, talk to archaeologists and excavation volunteers and learn more about life in Roman Britain.
Is booking required?
No
If your event is part of a series, please put the series title here
Moving Stories: Discovering lives Lived Differently’
Contact email address
PEARL@lincoln.ac.uk
Event partners
The Collection Museum, Lincoln; Network Archaeology; Lincolnshire County Council
Region
East Midlands
City/town
Lincoln
Accessibility information
The venue is fully accessible including toilets and wheelchair loan. Four disabled car parking spaces are available in the pay and display car park on Danes Terrace immediately opposite the entrances to the museum.
Image copyright information
Carenza Lewis, University of Lincoln

Venue

The Collection Museum, Lincoln
Danes Terrace
Lincoln, LN2 1LP United Kingdom
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Accessibility information
The venue is fully accessible including toilets and wheelchair loan. Four disabled car parking spaces are available in the pay and display car park on Danes Terrace immediately opposite the entrances to the museum.
Website:
https://www.thecollectionmuseum.com/