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Heritage Open Day

Heritage Open Day

Saturday 12 September, 10am – 5pm. As part of the national Heritage Open Days scheme, the museum will be open for free. Complete our Victorian Inventors family trail to win a prize. Free entry, £1 per children’s trail For more information about Heritage Open Days in Cirencester please visit the Cirencester Civic Society website.   New … Continue reading

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

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