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MEGALITHOMANIA GLASTONBURY CONFERENCE 2020

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Event Date(s): 
09/05/2020 - 09:30 to 10/05/2020 - 18:30

WHAT WERE THE ANCIENTS UP TO ?
Megalithomania returns on May 9th-10th 2020 at the Town Hall, Glastonbury. We are a two-day event, with tours on the Friday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

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SATURDAY 9th MAY:
NOTE: Schedule to be confirmed
SATURDAY 9th MAY:
NOTE: Schedule to be confirmed
9.30am: Registration
10:00 am: Michael Bott & Rupert Soskin
11.00 am: BREAK
11.15 am: Caroline Wise
12.15 pm: BREAK
12:30 pm: Howard Crowhurst
1.30 pm: LUNCH
2.45 pm: Gail Higgingbottom pt.1
3.45 pm: BREAK
4.00 pm: Alan Wilson & Ross Broadstock
5.00 pm: BREAK
5.30 pm: Dr Martin Sweatman
6.45 pm: END
10:00 am: Peter Knight
11.00 am: BREAK
11.15 am: Gail Higgingbottom pt.2
12.15 pm: BREAK
12:30 pm: Lecture TBC
1.30 pm: LUNCH
2.45 pm: John Michell Memorial Lecture - Hugh Newman
Introduced by Christine Rhone
3.45 pm: BREAK
4.00 pm: Prof. Mike Parker Pearson
5.15pm: BREAK
5.45 pm: Speakers Forum hosted by John Martineau
6.30 pm: END

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Pre-Conference and Post-Conference Tours:

Meet at the Town Hall / Abbey Car Park (Dunstans Car Park) for all tours (Next to the Town Hall).

Friday 8th May - 3pm - 6.00pm - £25
Burrow Mump and Compton Dundon Yew Tree and Earthworks

Monday 11th May - 9.30am - 6.00pm - £45
Exploring Dartmoor with Peter Knight, visiting Hound Tour, Merrivale Megaliths and Stone Avenues, plus the Maximajor Stone.

Tuesday 12th May: - 9.30am - 6.00pm - £45
Exploring Exmoor visiting Tarr Steps Megalithic Bridge, Withypool Stone Circles and the Caractacus Stone.

Wednesday 13th - 10am - 5pm - £45
Ancient Avalon Walking Tour
Explore Glastonbury Tor, The Egg-Stone, Chalice Well, The Red & White Springs, The Holy Thorn, Wearyill Hill & more, hosted by Shaun Kirwan.
(Includes entrance tickets to Chalice Well and The Abbey)

 

If you have an enquiry please email us at  [email protected] - Info: 01458 746101

IMPORTANT: If for any reason you cannot make it to the conference after purchasing a ticket, please be aware we cannot offer refunds, but we will give you full access to the post-conference videos to watch from the comfort of your own home, at no extra charge.  
PLEASE NOTE:  The organisers reserve the right to change the programme, speakers, venue and schedule at any time.

Event Location: 
Glastonbury Town Council
United Kingdom
GB
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