Adult Evening Class The Toga was Everywhere: the Newbury area in the Roman period
The course will look at Roman villas, bath-houses, roads and cemeteries in the Newbury area. Imported, British and locally-made pottery will help to illustrate the Roman lifestyle. Sites at Newbury, Thatcham, Boxford, Kintbury, Compton and elsewhere will be covered, along with a look at the range of source material available to find out about Roman finds near where you live.
Course Tutor: Dr David Peacock.
David Peacock has researched, written about and taught the history of West Berkshire and the Newbury area for many years.
8 week course from 14 January – 10 March 2020 (not including half-term) Tuesday evenings | 7-9 pm | £80
This course is bookable online or via the museum 01635 519562