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New Animations

New Animations

As part of the Food For Thought exhibition three objects from the Corinium Museum collections were scanned using a laser scanner and turned into animations.   Hunt cup showing a hound chasing a deer. Beakers like this were very expensive and fashionable tablewares. Found during excavations at Leaholme, Cirencester, in 1961.   A rare enamelled … Continue reading

Summer Holiday Activities

Summer Holiday Activities

Stretchy Roman Soldier  Family Drop-in with Jane Bovenizer & Sara Salvidge Tuesday 4 August, 10 – 11am With pugio and shield in hand, come along and create a stretchy Roman soldier to take home. Cost: £1.50 per child, free for season ticket holders. Suitable for ages 3 and above   The Anglo-Saxons  Discovery Zone with … 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