See our Roman side

Whether you’re a family seeking educational fun, a teacher looking to bring the classroom to life or a history buff in search of historical hotspots, we have something for you! From the City to the countryside, you can’t travel far in our region without stumbling across something from a time gone by. A Norman cathedral, Tudor market cross, the ruins of a Tudor manor and fine Georgian townhouses, we have it all. But our real connections lie even further back - with the Romans. From Roman walls and Roman roads to Roman villas and farmsteads, you’d be hard pressed to miss our ties with the Roman...
Posted on January 15th 2019Category: Blog

Festive fun this Christmas

It’s jingle all the way in the Chichester District this December. Here are just some of the festive treats we have lined up for you in and around the area… The Kennels Christmas Market, Goodwood Soak up the festive atmosphere; the aroma of mulled wine, mince pies and the joy of festive music, all wrapped up with a Goodwood twist! Find local tasty treats and unique gifts from handpicked exhibitors. Dates: 1 and 2 December 2018 Cost: Free For more info: Meet Father Christmas, The Novium Musuem Tickets are selling fast to meet Father Christmas in his Grotto at The Novium Museum...
Posted on November 28th 2018Category: Blog

Halloween and Half Term

Here are some of the many half term and Halloween events on in the Chichester District: Hallowe'en Half Term Activities Enjoy the great outdoors this autumn half term at the Museum, with fantastic Hallowe’en-themed family activities taking place from 11am-3pm from Monday 22 – Friday 26 October.Children of all ages can channel their excitement and energy into a range of hands-on activities and outdoor trails with a Hallowe’en theme. Activities vary daily and plan to include: pumpkin carving, f Event date(s): 22nd October 2018 11:00 - 26th October 2018 15:00 Elizabeth Ilive's Hair-raising...
Posted on October 19th 2018Category: Blog

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex Visit Chichester

The day finally arrived! The new Duke and Duchess of Sussex visits Chichester, welcomed by thousands of well-wishers who lined the streets of Chichester, hoping to get a glimpse of the newly weds. The much anticipate visit didn't disappoint, the royal couple spent time talking to people and accepting gifts. They made their way to Edes House and then onwards to the University of Chichester. Pictures by West Sussex County Council.
Posted on October 10th 2018Category: Blog