Rollright Trust 20th annniversary Festival of Archaeology
West Midlands | Oxfordshire
Sat 15th Jul 2017
Rollright Trust 20th annniversary Festival of Archaeology
Periods: Prehistory, Saxons and Vikings
Talk or lectureExhibition or display

Join us at THE THEATRE , CHIPPING NORTON (OX75NL) to Celebrate the National Festival of Archaeology and the 20th anniversary of the Rollright Trust

ROLLRIGHT TRUST & NATIONAL FESTIVAL OF ARCHAEOLOGY COMBINED CELEBRATORY EVENT

SATURDAY 15th JULY - THE THEATRE, CHIPPING NORTON 11AM - 10PM
Join us on Saturday 15th of July at The Theatre Chipping Norton for an event to celebrate not only the start of the National Festival of Archaeology but also the 20th year of operation of the Rollright Trust , guardians of the Rollright Stone monuments .The day will include archaeological exhibits , activities and demonstrations. Professional archaeologists including , FInds Liiason Officer Anni Byard and Prof. Timothy Darvill , will be presenting talks to include latest updates on the recent Saxon Lady skeleton and grave goods find , Cotswolds Megoliths , Chastleton House and others. During the day storytelling will be taking place as well as hands on demonstrations . The day will finish with a showing of the Werner Hertzog documentary ' Cave Of Forgotten Dreams' which fittingly blends the 2 diciplines of archaeology and art together . Suitable for all ages , all events are free but booking for talks in the auditorium is essential - contact Box Office 01608 642350. Programme is currently subject to additions and updates so please visit ; www.rollrightstones.co.uk - info@rollrightstones.co.uk - http://www.archaeologyfestival.org.uk/events/2800 for latest news

Event details

Organiser: THE ROLLRIGHT TRUST
Booking details: All auditorium talks are free but are ticketed as seating may be limited. Contact the Theatre Box Office: 01608 642350 . Booking for this event will be possible from 3rd of April.
Fee details: This event is free to attend

Dates and times

Sat 15th Jul 2017 11:00-21:30

Venues and locations

THE THEATRE
2 SPRING STREET
CHIPPING NORTON
OXON
OX7 5NL


Tel: 01608 642350 (Box Office)
Email: admin@chippingnortontheatre.com
Directions: Just off the A3400 , between Oxford and Stratford Upon Avon

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