March 9, 2022

FREE | Adult Relaxed Evening

Join our friendly staff and explore Dorset Museum without noisy interactives or videos.

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Nebra_Sky_Disclow_State Office for Heritage Management and Archaeology Saxony-Anhalt, Juraj Liptá

December 14, 2021

Staging the world of Stonehenge

FULLY BOOKED This talk explores the British Museum's major exhibition on the world of Stonehenge with the help of its key objects from across Europe, including the first loan to Britain of the Nebra sky disc and several important objects kindly loaned to the exhibition by Dorset Museum.

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Anciently a manor

September 23, 2021

‘Anciently a manor’: the medieval manor at Lower Putton Lane, Chickerell | Dr Clare Randall

Join Dr Clare Randall to find out more about the findings from excavations at Lower Putton Lane carried out by Context One Heritage and Archaeology during 2016–2017 revealed a significant part of a manorial settlement.

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Ridgeway Vikings

July 16, 2021

Meet the Vikings

This summer, history is coming to life once again as the Vikings invade Dorset Museum!

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