The Novium

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Tower Street, Chichester, Chichester PO19 1QH, England
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About This Activity

The Novium, built around the keeps of a Roman bathhouse, is Chichester District's museum and tourist information centre, and will just take you on a journey across time, covering over 500,000 many years of history!When you visit, it is possible to understand archaeological site regarding the Bathhouse, and watch a film that is short how the bathrooms may have been utilized. The bathrooms had been a massive complex, while the stays about perhaps one of the most Roman that is significant finds Chichester! Lots of iconic Roman objects are on display, including a piece of the monumental Roman sculpture called the 'Bosham Head'.The first floor holds temporary exhibitions displayed in a cube that is huge, and a little reference collection documenting the archaeology associated with the town, which you are welcome to use. The floor that is 2nd on human being feeling and personal experience, with items grouped by theme to motivate discussion, plus the top flooring associated with museum provides stunning views associated with cathedral and bell tower.The Novium is liberated to visit, and has a number of interactive shows for families to enjoy, such as magnet mosaics, attempting on helmets, and plenty of interactive compartments with shocks inside. Free drop that is additional craft activities run at during breaks and weekends, plus regular booked kids' craft workshops during breaks.

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