Tag: archaeology

New finds discovered in Staffordshire Hoard field

By on 18/12/2012 in News with 0 Comments

More buried objects have been uncovered in a field where the Staffordshire Hoard was unearthed three years ago. Archaeologists working for Staffordshire County Council and English Heritage made the discovery when they were on site following the recent ploughing of the same field at Hammerwich, near Lichfield. Approximately 90 pieces of gold and silver have […]

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Join our Staffordshire Hoard webchat

By on 20/03/2012 in Culture, News with 0 Comments

[field name=iframe] Archaeology fans are set for a treat later this week as spectacular new images of the world famous Staffordshire Hoard are unveiled. Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery experts will reveal the new photographs on Friday (23 March) as they take part in a live webchat, answering questions about the Hoard conservation project. BMAG […]

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The Hoard Conservation team in Washington D.C.

By on 07/11/2011 in Blog, Video News with 0 Comments

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery staff take us behind the scenes at the Staffordshire Hoard exhibition in Washington’s National Geographic Museum.

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Video: Staffordshire Hoard on tour

By on 02/08/2011 in Blog, Video News with 0 Comments

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery staff take the world famous Staffordshire Hoard on tour to Lichfield Cathedral.

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Video: Staffordshire Hoard conservation latest

By on 11/07/2011 in Blog, Culture, Video News with 0 Comments

Take another look behind the scenes at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery as conservation work continues on the world famous Staffordshire Hoard.

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Video: Staffordshire Hoard conservation update

By on 07/05/2011 in Blog, Culture, News, Video News with 0 Comments

Take another look behind the scenes at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery as conservation work continues on the world famous Staffordshire Hoard.

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Video blog: Staffordshire Hoard conservation

By on 06/04/2011 in Blog, Culture, Video News with 0 Comments

Take a look behind the scenes at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery as conservation work continues on the world famous Staffordshire Hoard.

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Weoley Castle facelift completed

By on 14/10/2010 in Culture, Video News with 0 Comments

  Date: Tuesday October 19 Time: 11.30am Location: Weoley Castle Ruins Details: The Lord Mayor of Birmingham, Cllr Len Gregory will officially open the new Community Education Centre at Weoley Castle Ruins. Birmingham's 13th Century Weoley Castle Ruins have been given a £1.14 million facelift thanks to the city council, made largely possible by a […]

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Last chance to see the Hoard

By on 09/10/2009 in News with 0 Comments

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery staff are bracing themselves for a a weekend rush to the the world famous Staffordshire Hoard Exhibition. BBC link: Last chance to see the gold hoard show http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/8298481.stm In response to huge demand, the opening hours of BMAG have been extended until the exhibition closes on October 13th. The opening hours […]

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Staffordshire Hoard opening times

By on 02/10/2009 in News with 0 Comments

Planning a trip to Birmingham to see the world famous Staffordshire Hoard this weekend? In response to huge demand, the opening hours of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery have been extended until the exhibition closes on October 13th. The opening hours will be: Saturday 3rd Oct 9am – 6pm Sunday 4th Oct 11am to 6pm […]

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