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6th Annual Nottinghamshire Local History and Archaeology Festival

20.07.2019, 12:00 pm4:00 pm

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On Saturday 20 July 2019, 12noon-4pm, at the University of Nottingham Museum, Djanogly Gallery, Djanogly Recital Hall, Music Department Rehearsal Hall and Foyer.

FREE, just drop in

The day is suitable for everyone including those with a general interest, people taking part in historical and archaeological work, those wanting to get involved and anyone wanting to escape into the past for a day.

Now in its 6th year this hugely successful regional festival and celebration will be displaying the wide and varied work taking place throughout Nottinghamshire by local history and archaeology societies, archaeological units, museums and other regional archaeological organisations. This big event will include displays, craft activities, living history events, handling of original material and talks.

  • Canalside Heritage Centre
  • Latin Now
  • Life Lines
  • Manuscripts and Special Collections
  • Numismatic Society of Nottinghamshire
  • People’s Histreh – Nottingham and Notts Radical History
  • Stapleford & District Local History Society
  • Tha Engliscan Gesithas
  • The Thoroton Society of Nottinghamshire
  • Ticknall Archaeology and Research Group
  • Trent and Peak Archaeology
  • Museum Object Handling
  • Travellers Through Time
  • Coin Striking
  • Court Potteries 17th & 18th Century Ropemaking, weaving, braiding and lacemaking
  • Nottingham County Council Archaeologist
  • Finds Liaison Officer
  • Face painting
  • Balloon modelling
  • Ice Age Journeys (hosted by Farndon Archaeological Research Investigations)
  • Arnold Local History Group
  • Beeston & District Local History Society
  • Bilsthorpe Heritage Museum
  • Bob Massey
  • Bramcote Old Church Tower Trust
  • Council for British Archaeology East Midlands
  • D.H. Lawrence Birthplace Museum
  • Fields Detectives
  • History by Bus – Robert Howard
  • Inspire: Culture, Learning and Libraries
  • Mercian Archaeology Services
  • Nottingham City Museums and Galleries
  • Nottingham Local History Association
  • Nottingham Postcard Club
  • Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club
  • Southwell Archaeology
  • Threads of Time (NTU and Regional Partners)
  • Museum Object Handling
  • Travelling Trunk Exhibition
  • TaBard
  • Medieval Jester and Stilt Walker
  • Nottingham’s official Robin Hood


12:00 pm–4:00 pm
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University of Nottingham – Museum
0115 951 4815


University of Nottingham, Djanogly Recital Hall
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