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Half Term Family Activities

Half Term Family Activities

Stretchy Roman Cooks Family Drop-in with Jane Bovenizer & Sara Salvidge Tuesday 26 May, 10-11am Imagine the sounds and smells of a sizzling Roman kitchen and make your very own stretchy Roman cook to take home. Cost: £1.50 or free for season ticket holders, suitable for ages 3 and above.   Roman food from the … Continue reading

Roman Food Festival

Roman Food Festival

Saturday 30 – Sunday 31 May. A two day festival celebrating Roman Food! Including specialist talks exploring the evidence for food in archaeology and re-enactors bringing Roman history to life. Visit our local food stalls to sample and smell foods that once permeated Roman town centres. From snails to honey, red wine to fresh herbs, … Continue reading

Food For Thought

Food For Thought

Exhibition:  British Museum Collaboration     25 April – 5 July, This exhibition is a partnership between the British Museum, Roman archaeologists from UK Universities and the Corinium Museum. It will explore food in Roman Britain and the wider Roman world. We are bringing together unique objects from Cirencester as well as from Silchester and … Continue reading

Corinium Poetry Competition Winners

Corinium Poetry Competition Winners

We would like to thank everybody who entered the very first Corinium Poetry Competition. Poems came in from all over the country and the standard was consistently very high. Selection was a difficult but very enjoyable challenge and we are delighted to announce the winners of the very first Corinium Poetry Competition.   Winners of … Continue reading

Gold Award Winning Romans App

Gold Award Winning Romans App

The Corinium Museum Romans App has won the prestigious Gold Digital Impact Award 2013 for the Best use of Digital in the Public Sector. ‘Romans’ brings the sites and objects of Roman Cirencester or Corinium Dobunorum together in a way that has never been possible before. Corinium was the second largest town in Roman Britain … Continue reading