Tag: Archaeology


Fragments of 3 Roman Sculptures

Roman Sculptural Fragments

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Find out about classical mythology and archaeology through our collection of Roman sculptural fragments, researched by Careers for All placement Sarah.
Ancient Egyptian coffin detail

Ancient Egyptian Spirituality

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Discover the stories of Ancient Egyptian spirituality told in the Ancient Worlds gallery at Leeds City Museum, and why we can still learn from them today.
A handwritten page showing a list of objects written in very small hard to read writing

Lanuvium and the Leeds Blitz

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This notebook contains lists of objects unearthed from the rubble left by the Leeds Blitz in 1941. But how did they come to be here in the first place?


The John Roles Memorial Lecture: Mining, milling & machinery

In memory of John Roles (1957-2020), head of Leeds Museums & Galleries from 2004-2020, the Phil & Lit presents an event focusing on elements of the history of the city.
Leeds City Museum in violet and mint duo tone.

Sociable History Club – Archaeology from Overseas

Our monthly series of talks for adults, usually on the first Friday of the month. Pop along and enjoy a free cuppa too.