New Course: Archaeology – Treasures of the Midlands

You may have heard of Tutankhamun’s tomb and Pompeii, but did you know there have been some amazing discoveries made right on your doorstep? From the coins of the Hallaton Hoard to the Saxon gold of the Staffordshire Hoard and a medieval boar badge that moved a battlefield, this course will introduce you to some of these great local finds. Everyone welcome; no previous knowledge assumed.

Dates:  23 October 2017 – 20 November 2017

Time:  10.15 am – 12.15 pm

Number of weeks:  5

Venue:  Newarke Houses Museum, The Newarke, Leicester LE2 7BY

Cost:  £38.50

Tutor:  Stephanie Vann

If you would like to enrol you can enrol online at, email us at or call us to book a place on 0116 2556614.

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If you are on a means tested benefit the course may be free or if you have a household income of less than £20,000 the course may be half price.  Please ask for details.
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