Category Archives: Archaeology

Sicily in Bloomsbury

One of the current exhibitions on at the British museum at the moment is “Sicily Culture and Conquest”.  The southern Italian island has been on my must visit list for a while, especially as my interest has been heightened by … Continue reading

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I see wonderful things! The discovery of Tutankhamun Treasure 26th November 1922

  When I was a little girl I wanted to dig up mummies in Egypt and the men in this post were part responsible for this wish. And no I am not old enough to have been alive in 1922 you … Continue reading

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Today in History the susposed discovery of the grave of Boadicea

I love a good story. In fact the word history is made up of the word story. I tend to prefer fact to fiction but sometimes through the course of time the two merge when we have little or no … Continue reading

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