Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 10:00 to Sunday, March 22, 2020 - 17:00
Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 10:00 to Sunday, January 12, 2020 - 17:00
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 10:00 to Sunday, December 15, 2019 - 17:00
Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 10:00 to Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 17:00
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 10:00 to Sunday, April 19, 2020 - 17:00
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 14:00 to 15:00
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 15:45 to 16:45
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 13:00 to 14:00
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 17:00 to 20:00
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 12:00 to Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 16:00
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 14:00 to 16:00
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 14:00 to 15:30
Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 10:00 to Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 17:00
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 18:30 to 19:30
Friday, November 29, 2019 - 13:00 to 14:00
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 19:00 to 23:00
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 14:00 to 16:00
Friday, December 6, 2019 - 15:45 to 16:45
Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 14:00 to 15:00
Friday, December 13, 2019 - 13:00 to 14:00

Festival of Archaeology

Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00

Have you ever wondered what it would have been like to live in ancient Rome? Find out at our Festival of Archaeology through fun-filled activities, talks and crafts for all ages including jewellery-making, a Roman fashion show, metal working, Roman hairdressing and much more.Talk: Last Supper in Pompeii With Paul Roberts, Curator of Last Supper in Pompeii 11am–12pm, Lecture Theatre Last Supper in Pompeii celebrates the Roman love affair with food and drink. Alongside frescoes and sculptures, tombstones and silverware is new archaeological evidence. Finds from a buried vineyard, gardens and cesspits in Pompeii – and distant Britannia – bring the Roman Banquet to life.Performance: Disaster in the Loveliest of Lands Translated and directed by David Stuttard, Historian and Author Lecture Theatre, 2–3pm Join us for dramatic readings from Latin literature accompanied by illustrations from Roman art to bring to life the experiences of people in Pompeii and Herculaneum, including Pliny’s dramatic eyewitness account of Vesuvius’ eruption.More to be announced...

Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, OX1 2PH