Tuesday, August 02, 2011

Staffordshire Hoard comes to Lichfield Cathedral

From Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery - This video shows the conservation team's involvement with the setting up of the Staffordshire Hoard exhibition at Lichfield Cathedral. This includes checking on the condition of the objects to ensure that they have not been damaged in transit. The exhibition is on from July 30th to August 21st in Lichfield and all tickets were snapped up prior to the exhibition opening. The final leg of the Mercian Trail tour will see the Hoard go to Tamworth Castle from August 27th to September 18th.