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Autumn Programme 2012

Stories, lectures, guided tours, and hunt for titbits in the collections. Science Day, Stone Day, Halloween, and a whole lot more. Here is the full autumn programme at the University Museum.

September

Sunday 2 September

11.00-16.00, DNS (The Natural History Collections)

An elephant came marching…

Come join us for some singing, playing, and learning.

Every hour. For families with children ages 3-7.

 

Friday 14 September

20.00-23.00, DNS (The Natural History Collections)

Culture Night

Doors Open Day at the Natural History Collections. Guided tour «Behind the scenes».

Free entry

 

Sunday 16 September

11.00-16.00, DKS (The Cultural History Collections)

Culture Weekend for Children: In pursuit of a story

Join us on a journey through time and space, to faraway cultures and exciting adventures.

Every hour. For families with children ages 3-7.

 

Sunday 23 September

Science Week at the University Museum

Place: The Crypt, The Cultural History Collections

13.00: Collections on the Move – Background, Project Arrangement and Implementation – About the Big Move this autumn: The handling and moving of material to new museum storage rooms.

By Chief Engineer Marie-Louise Lorentzen

13.45: The Story of Bjørkum and Austant’s Comb. – The road from excavation to research and new knowledge about the Viking Age in Northern Europe.

By Morten Ramstad, Researcher, Section for Cultural Heritage Management, University Museum of Bergen.

Free entry

October

Sunday 7 October

11.00-16.00, DNS (The Natural History Collections)

An elephant came marching…

Come join us for some singing, playing, and learning.

Every hour. For families with children ages 3-7.

 

Sunday 14 October

11-16, DKS (The Cultural History Collections)

Guided tour in the Egypt exhibition: Every hour

Egypt for children in the children’s exhibition.

 

Sunday 28 October

11-16, DNS (The Natural History Collections)

Stone Day

In collaboration with Bergen og omegn geologiforening (BOG)

Exhibits and activities for young and old. Free entry.

 

Wednesday 31 October

18-21, DKS (The Cultural History Collections)

Halloween

Dress up, and pay us a visit in the darkened galleries of our museum, if you dare…

Remember to bring a torch! Free entry!

November

Sunday 4 November

11-16, DKS (The Cultural History Collections)

Guided tour in the Church Art exhibition.  Every hour.

For the youngest ones: Stories for children told by Gro Grimsø.

Sunday 18 November

12-15, DKS (The Cultural History Collections)

Titbits from the collections.

Our researchers introduce you to some of the treasures of our collections.