Gustavianum

The Culture Night at Gustavianum

  • Date: –22:00
  • Location: Gustavianum
  • Contact person: Cecilia Ödman
  • Temadag

Near and Far
A day focusing on archaeological excavations. Come and listen to archaeologists talk about community, battles, hard work and moments of joy. Young visitors can participate in mini excavations with exciting finds guaranteed.

12.00-16.00 Archaeological excavations
For the entire family in both Swedish and English.

13.00-13.30 and 17.00-17.30 Far away in Greece - an archaeological journey in time and space
Guided tour in English with student guide Sarah Kipker, student in Museum and Cultural Heritage Studies at Uppsala University.

15.00-15.30 Far away in Greece - an archaeological journey in time and space
Guided tour in Swedish with student guide Sarah Kipker, student in museum and cultural science at Uppsala University.

18.00-18.45 Ancient detectives in modern crime novels
Lecture in Swedish with Gullög Nordqvist, professor of Classical archaeology Uppsala University.

19.00-19.45 The student cap in the field - the image of the archaeologist over 100 years.
Lecture in Swedish with the art historian Emilie Karlsmo, Uppsala University.

20.00-20.45 Near and Far - between Kalahari’s savannah and Jämtland’s forests
Lecture in Swedish with archaeologist Karl-Johan Lindholm, Uppsala University.

21.00-21.45, The Disa Prize recipient of 2018 will give a lecture in Swedish on a secret topic.

The Culture Night at Gustavianum