• Date and time: Wednesday 8 May 2019, 6pm to 7pm
  • Location: King's Manor, University of York (Map)
  • Audience: Open to the public
  • Admission: Free admission, booking not required

Event details

Department of Archaeology 40th Anniversary Open Lectures Series

Martin Carver will talk on the Anglo-Saxon Royal Burial Ground at Sutton Hoo, where he has directed research since 1983. The on-site museum is having a makeover which will open in April and a full-sized version of the ship found under Mound 1 is currently under construction. The talk will explore the site and connect it with the monuments of other mound-builders world wide.

Other events in this series include: