Autumn Insects

Event on 16.10.2017 10:00

Mini Exhibition by Cath Hodsman 16 October – 30 October This art exhibition celebrates the fascinating anatomy, diversity, colour, shape, form and importance of insects in the autumn. Cath pays...

Corinium Cinema - The Bicycle Thieves

Event on 19.10.2017 19:00

Thursday 19 October, 7pm Bicycle Thieves tells the story of Antonio, a long unemployed man who finally finds employment putting up cinema posters for which he needs a bicycle. His wife pawns all the...

Roman Pots

Event on 21.10.2017 10:00

Family Drop-in & Discovery Zone With Valija Evalds and Rebecca Shellenberger Saturday 21 October, 10-11am Learn about Roman pottery and how it was used through examining real Roman pot shards and...

Mythical Masks

Event on 21.10.2017 11:00

Family Drop-in & Discovery Zone With Valija Evalds and Rebecca Shellenberger Saturday 21 October, 11-12pm Learn about Roman myths through stories and objects. Create your own mask based on a...

Roman Clothing and Textiles

Event on 21.10.2017 14:00

Gallery Tour with Dr Valija Evalds Saturday 21 October, 2-3pm Join Valija for a tour of the Roman galleries, examining the garments shown in works of Roman art. We’ll explore how knowledge of...

Monster Maracas

Event on 21.10.2017 14:00

Children’s Workshop with Rebecca Shellenberger Saturday 21 October, 2-3pm Musical instruments have been used for thousands of years. Create your own maraca and decorate it inspired by the beasts...

Egyptian Mummy Peg Dolls

Event on 23.10.2017 10:30

Children’s Workshop with Rebecca Shellenberger Monday 23 October, 10.30-11.30am No need to keep this activity under wraps! Let’s celebrate the season with a friendly and historical ghoul. These...

Unplugged’ and ‘When I Grow Up’

Event on 24.10.2017 10:30

Special Family Event with Steve Antony (author and illustrator) Tuesday 24 October, 10.30-12pm Children’s author Steve Antony visits the museum to celebrate the launch of his new books ‘Unplugged’...

Drawing Archaeology

Event on 25.10.2017 10:00

Adult Workshop with James Harris Wednesday 25 October, 10-1pm Join James to draw some rarely seen artefacts from the store from Stone Age to Medieval. Materials will be provided but feel free to...

Incredible Insects

Event on 25.10.2017 10:00

Children’s Workshop with Cath Hodsman Wednesday 25 October, 10-1pm A wonderful opportunity for young insect fans to get up close and personal with incredible insects. Using high powered microscopes,...

Be a Medieval Monk

Event on 26.10.2017 10:30

Children’s Workshop with Valija Evalds Thursday 26 October, 10.30-12pm How did monks at Cirencester Abbey live 900 years ago? This workshop recreates a monastic day in miniature. Wear a monk’s...

Tombstones

Event on 26.10.2017 11:00

Discovery Zone with Heather Dawson Thursday 26 October, 11-12.30pm Come and be an archaeologist! Learn to decode the Museums Roman tombstone inscriptions including the recently discovered Bodicacia...

William Morris in the Cotswolds

Event on 26.10.2017 19:00

Evening Lecture with Juliet Heslewood Thursday 26 October, 7-8.30pm William Morris is known for his association with the Pre-Raphaelite painters. His work in the Cotswolds, through ‘Morris & Co’ can...

Rural Cinema Viceroys House

Event on 28.10.2017 14:15

Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 October, 2.15pm In 1947, Lord Mountbatten assumes the post of last Viceroy, charged with handing India back to its people, living upstairs at the house which was the home of...

Twelfth Night

Event on 14.02.2018 19:00

Corinium Cinema RSC Live William Shakespeare Wednesday 14 February, 7pm Twelfth Night is a tale of unrequited love – hilarious and heart breaking. Twins Viola and Sebastian, are separated in a...