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EVENTS FOR : Thursday 08 August 2019

Digging for Treasure

8 - 12 year olds

8 August 2019
Many of the objects that you find in museums are discovered by archaeologists. But what do archaeologists do? How do you dig up an object carefully enough to put it back together? What sorts of objects are found in 'digs'. Join us at MIA and get your hands dirty digging for lost objects!
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Walk-In Gallery Tour

Daily, 2pm

Join our Museum Guides for a tour of MIA’s outstanding collection of Islamic art objects, stretching over 1400 years and three continents. No booking required, just turn up!
Monday – Science Tour
Tuesday - Techniques Tour
Wednesday - Special Exhibition Tour (23 October 2019 - 18 January 2020)
Thursday – MIA Architecture Tour
Friday - Permanent Gallery Tour
Saturday – Permanent Gallery Tour
Sunday - Calligraphy Tour