The Novium

The Novium Chichester District's museum

Extraordinary artefacts, a real Roman bath house and intriguing stories of the people who made our city and the towns and villages around. With three floors of interactive exhibitions, award-winning activities and events, a tourist information centre and shop, visit The Novium museum - for FREE– just a stone’s throw from Chichester Cathedral. With frequent exciting events and activities updated on our website.

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The Novium museum

Tower Street
PO19 1QH

Telephone: 01243 755 888

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24 hour Inventive Factory for Museums at Night Festival / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2015-08-27T00:00:00Z">Thu 27 Aug 2015</span>24 hour Inventive Factory for Museums at Night Festival / Thu 27 Aug 2015

Friday 30 October - Saturday 31 October A Museums at Night event in partnership with Yinka Shonibare MBE A once in a life time completely uniq...

The Novium: museum news / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2012-09-20T00:00:00Z">Thu 20 Sep 2012</span>The Novium: museum news / Thu 20 Sep 2012

The Novium has now opened and visitors have been enjoying the new thematic exhibitions focusing on places and people in Chichester District. Some fav...

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Back down the Westhampnett Road / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2016-04-28T00:00:00Z">Thu 28 Apr 2016</span>Back down the Westhampnett Road / Thu 28 Apr 2016

The finds from the Iron Age cemetery at Westhampnett are some of the most important prehistoric finds in our museum's collection and the site features...

Making a Mark: Decorated artefacts of Neolithic Britain / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2016-04-21T00:00:00Z">Thu 21 Apr 2016</span>Making a Mark: Decorated artefacts of Neolithic Britain / Thu 21 Apr 2016

British Neolithic art is enigmatic, largely consisting of abstract motifs carved on open-air rocks in northern Britain, the walls of Irish passage tom...

Sussex Loops: understanding the Bronze Age bracelet from Lavant / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2016-04-14T00:00:00Z">Thu 14 Apr 2016</span>Sussex Loops: understanding the Bronze Age bracelet from Lavant / Thu 14 Apr 2016

The Sussex Loops, as they have become known, are a unique form of looped bracelet produces during the Middle Bronze Age in southern Britain. Based on ...

My Opportunities

Call for creative proposals! / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2015-09-24T00:00:00Z">Thu 24 Sep 2015</span>Call for creative proposals! / Thu 24 Sep 2015

24hr Inventive Factory at The Novium museum 30th - 31st October In partnership with Yinka Shonibare MBE and national Museums at Night festival, Cu...

Night at the Museum Art and Craft Volunteer / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2015-05-10T00:00:00Z">Sun 10 May 2015</span>Night at the Museum Art and Craft Volunteer / Sun 10 May 2015

Museums at Night is a national event taking place in May for people to explore and engage with art and heritage at special late night events. We ar...

Volunteer Museum Guides / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2016-12-31T00:00:00Z">Sat 31 Dec 2016</span>Volunteer Museum Guides / Sat 31 Dec 2016

The Novium museum is looking for outgoing volunteers with a passion for museums or history to help give people a fantastic museum visit. The role ...