February 2015 - News

National Museum of Wales Events, Spring 2015


The National Museum of Wales has sent us details of their forthcoming events and study days at both the National Museum in Cardiff and at St Fagans Museum of Welsh Life. We have listed them below - clicking on each title will take you to a link with more information. 


Wednesday 18th February, 1:05pm, NMW Cardiff 
Lunchtime talk: "Archaeology in Performance" by Peter Morgan-Barnes
No prior booking required, please book in at reception on the day


Tuesday 24th February, 1pm, NMW Cardiff
"Behind The Scenes - Flints" with Elizabeth Walker
No prior booking required, please book in at reception on the day


Tuesday 24th March, 1pm, NMW Cardiff
"Behind the Scenes - Wales and Byzantium" with Mark Redknap
No prior booking required, please book in at reception on the day


From April 2015 some of the Museum's behind the scenes events will have a new format called "You Choose". Visitors are able to choose objects to be examined, within the set period for each event. These can be chosen up to two hours before each event by emailing requests to archaeology@museumwales.ac.uk. No prior bookings are required for these events but guests must book in at reception on the day.

Tuesday 28th April, 1pm, NMW Cardiff
"Behind the Scenes: You Choose - Numismatics" with Edward Besly
No prior booking required, please book in at reception on the day

Tuesday 26th May, 1pm, NMW Cardiff
"Behind the Scenes - Latest News from Conservation"
No prior booking required, please book in at reception on the day

Tuesday 23rd June, 1pm, NMW Cardiff
"Behind the Scenes: You Choose - Palaeolithic/Mesolithic" with Elizabeth Walker
No prior booking required, please book in at reception on the day

Tuesday 28th July, 1pm, NMW Cardiff
"Behind the Scenes: You Choose - Roman Era" 
No prior booking required, please book in at reception on the day

Tuesday 22nd September, 1pm, NMW Cardiff
"Behind the Scenes: You Choose - Bronze Age" with Adam Gwilt and Mark Lodwick
No prior booking required, please book in at reception on the day