For school and college groups wishing to participate in a creative arts workshop in October there will be the exclusive opportunity to have student work displayed in the Usher gallery in our Investigate Learning V & A themed exhibition.
The workshops will focus on a range of art works and techniques in the exhibition. Participating schools will then be given the chance to...Read More
During OPEM we welcomed primary and secondary schools to create art work with the Artists in Residence.
Here you can see Giles Academy students creating sculptures with Michael Shaw, Kesteven and Sleaford Girls High students learning from Ros Lorimer how to be an archaeological illustrator and pupils from Ermine Primary exploring Belen Cerezo’s studio space. Inspirational!...Read More
In the Viking section of the museum of The Collection in Lincoln there is a reconstruction of a Viking comb maker’s workshop.
The comb maker is called Thorfast by the museum staff, this is because in 1867 a comb case was found in Lincoln with a runic inscription on it that reads as “Thorfast made a good comb”.
Work in progress!
This case is now in the British...Read More
Come face-to-face with your favourite dinosaurs in Dinosaur Encounter – a thrilling exhibition from London’s Natural History Museum.
With fossil replicas, impressive dinosaur models and animatronics and even a roaring, snorting three-quarter size T-Rex, you’ll be transported back in time to when dinosaurs ruled the land.
Join us across the sites for a fantastic and varied week of
events from Tuesday 28th May. You will find something for
all ages and interests.
Download our leaflet to find out more.
Advanced booking required for the Wednesday Archaeology Conference only.
This May and June we are offering creative art workshops linked to othe work of our Artists in residence. We are excited that they will be with us on site. They are
Michael Shaw – is a sculptor and curator of Burghley House Sculpture Garden. During his residency, he will aim to create a working studio that enables 3D printing, CNC paper cutting and drawing responses to collection...Read More