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  • Danelaw Saga: Bringing Vikings back to the East Midlands Loading...
    Special Collections

    Danelaw Saga: Bringing Vikings back to the East Midlands

    Friday 15 December - Sunday 08 April

    Invade…immigrate…integrate… inspire.  ‘Danelaw Saga’ tells the tale of how the Vikings shaped the East Midlands.

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    Exhibitions

    Rob Hart

    Saturday 03 March - Sunday 06 May

    Rob Hart is a painter and printmaker based in Nottingham. His recent landscapes take their inspiration from the decommissioned military zones of the Suffolk coast - now given over to nature.

  • Scaling the Sublime Loading...
    Exhibitions

    Scaling the Sublime

    Friday 23 March - Sunday 17 June

    This exhibition explores affinities with Romanticism in contemporary art practice, and the continuing fascination of the Landscape Sublime.

  • Make a Roman Mosaic Loading...
    Children & Families

    Make a Roman Mosaic

    Wednesday 04 April

    Make your own beautiful Roman mosaic. Suitable for all.

  • Archaeology NOW: The Road to Qatna Loading...
    Museum

    Archaeology NOW: The Road to Qatna

    Thursday 05 April

    The Development of Syrian Archaeology: This lecture charts the history of archaeological research in Syria.

  • Design a Greek Mask Loading...
    Children & Families

    Design a Greek Mask

    Friday 06 April

    Design and make your own Ancient Greek mask to take home. Suitable for all.

  • Sanctuary: The Golder-Thompson Gift of Contemporary Photography Loading...
    Exhibitions

    Sanctuary: The Golder-Thompson Gift of Contemporary Photography

    Saturday 07 April - Sunday 13 May

    The Golder-Thompson Gift is an outstanding collection of contemporary photography recently presented to the University.

  • John Hegley: All Hail the Snail Loading...
    Children & Families

    John Hegley: All Hail the Snail

    Sunday 08 April

    Join poet John Hegley on a humorous journey through his living library of poems, songs, stories and animal drawings.

  • Comedy Workshop Loading...
    Children & Families

    Comedy Workshop

    Sunday 08 April

    How do you make a brilliant joke? Do you love to make others laugh? Then this workshop is for you. 

  • Crimes Under the Sun Loading...
    Theatre

    Crimes Under the Sun

    Tuesday 10 April

    A secluded island hotel just off the English coast becomes a crime scene, as a scandalinducing femme-fatale is felled. All the guests on the island are suspects, but are they alone and is this the first crime this idyllic island has witnessed?

  • Science in the Woods Loading...
    Children & Families

    Science in the Woods

    Tuesday 10 April

    Discover the mysterious workings of woodlands and use science to unlock the park's secrets... For ages 8+

  • Camera Obscura Workshops Loading...
    Children & Families

    Camera Obscura Workshops

    Wednesday 11 April

    The camera obscura was the first device to turn the 3D world into a 2D image. Come along and build one of these fascinating devices with photographer Jon Legge. For ages 7-11 and for ages 12-18.