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Hyde900: Medieval Tile Workshop and Display of Finds from the Hyde Abbey Dig

Part of Winchester Heritage Open Days

The display will showcase the finds from the Hyde 900 community digs on the site of the cloisters of Hyde Abbey. This will include further amazing finds associated with the stunning Norman cloister arch also now displayed in Winchester City Museum.

There will be also be a display of finds of encaustic tiles from the dig and others discovered in the past within the precincts of Hyde Abbey. Visitors will have the opportunity of choosing from a selection of patterns to use in the free tile making workshop. For a fee you can have your tiles fired and glazed for collection early in 2020. 
 

Thursday 19 September

  • Display 10am-4pm
  • Tile workshops 10:30am, 11:30am, 1:30pm and 2:30pm 

 

Friday 20 September

  • Display 10am-4pm
  • Tile workshops 10:30am, 11:30am, 1:30pm and 2:30pm 

 

Saturday 21 September

  • Display 10am-4pm
  • Tile workshops 10:30am, 11:30am, 1:30pm and 2:30pm 

 

Sunday 22 September

  • Display 11am-4pm
  • Tile workshops 11:30am, 1:30pm and 2:30pm 

 

The display is free to look round during the City Museum opening hours, but the workshops must be pre-booked. Visit the website to book your place.

The tile making workshops are suitable for ages 4 years and up. There are a maximum of six places on each workshop.

  • Hyde900: Medieval Tile Workshop and Display of Finds from the Hyde Abbey Dig

Location

Winchester City Museum

Address: Winchester City Museum, The Square, Winchester, SO23 9ES
Telephone: 01962 863064

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