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Christmas Fair Cotswold Crafts

Christmas Fair Cotswold Crafts

5 December – 20 December. The Corinium Museum is hosting a special craft fair in the run up to the Christmas period. We’re inviting people to browse, explore or purchase traditional, local, handmade crafts under the back drop of the museum’s beautiful Roman mosaics in our Hare gallery. The craft fair will have a traditional … Continue reading

In the Winter Sun

In the Winter Sun

Exhibition by Amanda Anderson, 29 November – 4 January. Bringing a kaleidoscope of colour to mid-winter Amanda Anderson’s mosaic menagerie of birds and other creatures have a bright, rich and seductive quality, as well as a subtle humour. Amanda Anderson is a West Midlands based mosaic maker who originally studied sculpture at Liverpool School of … Continue reading

It’s a Wonderful Life

It’s a Wonderful Life

Thursday 11 December- 7pm. Join us for a special screening of the classic Christmas film. An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would have been like if he had never existed. Festive refreshments available. £5.50 Adults, £4.50 Concessions, Run time: 2 hr. 15 min Continue reading

Corinium Poetry Competition

Corinium Poetry Competition

Now open for entries! The Corinium Museum is running a poetry competition. We are looking for poems of up to 40 lines inspired by an object displayed or theme interpreted at the museum. With many thousands of years of archaeological history on display, there is a lot to inspire you from Palaeolithic axe heads to … Continue reading

New Roman Displays

New Roman Displays

Exciting new Roman finds are on permanent display at  Corinium Museum. Visitors to the museum will be among the first to view incredible artefacts from excavations of the western cemetery of Corinium (Roman Cirencester). It is the most significant Roman cemetery investigation in the town since the early 1970s. Objects include a rare 2nd century … 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