York Archaeological Trust will be our guests at our Open Day on the 13th July. and will be bringing along a special handling collection of Roman artefacts. Murton Park Museum are supplying a Roman soldier’s artefact box which includes everything a Roman solder would carry around including clothiing and hand weapons. All of which canRead More
We’re excited to announce that our 18th May Open Day will be held in association with our friends from the Malton Museum. To tie in with Malton’s new ‘Horse Power’ exhibition, Dr Melanie Giles from the University of Manchester will be presenting two guided talks on the day at 11am and 2pm. In each one-hourRead More
SAM’s AGM will be held on 12th March at 7pm at the Museum. The formal agenda and reports will be circulated in advance of the 12th. All members are entitled to attend and vote and stand for the Committee. You can renew your membership or join on the evening. We have a number of vacanciesRead More
At our last Open Day our friends from the Star Carr brought along an auroch’s skull (from a now extinct breed of giant cattle) for visitors to look at. It was a source of interesting discussion as it was recovered from Doggerland, a land mass which now lies under the North Sea. Archaeologists in SuffolkRead More
Thank you for our epic trip to your museum. We had a great time and learned lots about the stone age
I really enjoyed my morning there especially as you were all really kind. When I came I learned lots which helped me loads with my school work
I saw how the stone age was soooooo long!
I think it's one of the best trips we've had ever!
A marvellous 'hands on' museum
Fantastic! Kids loved it! See you again soon!
Thank you for a fun and interesting afternoon.
Very good display, excellent volunteers, warm welcome.
Amazing collection, beautifully displayed
A fantastic day - the children were really engaged. Thank you.