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ORIGINS CONFERENCE 2017

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Join us in November in London at the Origins Conference with a fantastic line-up of speakers, followed by an exclusive tour around the British Museum on the Sunday. Details here.

 

MEGALITHOMANIA GLASTONBURY CONFERENCE 2017

ONLINE TICKET SALES CLOSE AT MIDNIGHT TONIGHT - THURSDAY!

WHAT WERE THE ANCIENTS UP TO ?
Megalithomania returns on May 20th-21st 2017 at the Town Hall, Glastonbury. We are a two-day event, with megalithic tours on the Friday, Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday (not included in ticket price ). Weekend tickets are £86.00 + £2.50 booking fee, and save £26 if you buy the 'Everything' ticket (NOTE: Stonehenge Tour is full).

If you have an enquiry please email us at info@megalithomania.co.uk - 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 live-stream or 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

SATURDAY 20th MAY:
SUNDAY 21st MAY

NOTE: Schedule to be confirmed

9.30am: Registration
10:00 am: Howard Crowhurst
Secrets of Ancient Carnac in Brittany
11.00 am: BREAK
11.15 am: Scott Skinner
Elongated Skulls of Europe & the Middle East
12.15 pm: BREAK
12:30 pm: Patricia Awyan
(From Egypt) Esoteric Symbolism of Khemit
1.30 pm: LUNCH
2.45 pm: Nicholas Cope
The Knap of Howar & the Origins of Geometry
4.00 pm: BREAK
4.15 pm: Prof. Ronald Hutton
Neolithic British Religion:Whatever Happened to the Earth & Sun?
5.15 pm: Break
5.30 pm: Keynote: Freddy Silva
Megalithic Temples & the Quest for the Otherworld
7.00 pm: END

NOTE: Schedule to be confirmed

10:00 am: Hugh Newman
Megaliths of Sardinia & Menorca
11.00 am: BREAK
11.15 am: Yousef Awyan
(From Egypt) Ancient Technology in Egypt
12.15 pm: BREAK
12:30 pm: Howard Crowhurst
The Nebra Sky Disc
1.30 pm: LUNCH
2.45 pm: John Martineau
John Michell Memorial Lecture
hosted by Christine Rhone

3.45 pm: BREAK
4.00 pm: Keynote: Prof. Terence Meaden
Decoding the core symbolism of Stonehenge, Drombeg
and Avebury Stone Circles
5.00 pm: BREAK
5.15 pm: Speakers Forum
5.45 pm: Closing Remarks.
6.00 pm: END

Pre-Conference and Post-Conference Tours:

Friday 19th (Private access to Stonehenge & Cursus & mounds) SOLD OUT
Meet 3pm Town Hall Car Park OR at Stonehenge Ticket Desk/Visitors Centre 4.15 pm (Simon Banton will greet you)
One full hour private access during Sunset to get up close to the stones at 6.45pm, visit to Cursus and Mounds, plus Visitors Centre Museum. As part of Megalithomania Conference 2017. £60 in advance.

Monday 22nd (Exmoor & Dartmoor). Meet 9.30am Town Hall Car Park
Explore Tarr Steps - a megalithic bridge in the heart of Exmoor, plus the enigmatic Scorhill Stone Circle and Spinsters Rock, both on Dartmoor. £45.00 includes coach from Glastonbury and all entrance fees, hosted by Peter Knight, Yousef and Patricia Awyan and Hugh Newman.

Tuesday 23rd (Avebury, Devils Den, Silbury Hill). Meet 9.30am Town Hall Car Park
Explore Avebury Stone Circle, The Avenues, The Sanctuary, West Kennet Long Barrow, Devil’s Den Dolmen, Silbury Hill & The Red Lion Pub! Full day including coach from Glastonbury, as part of the Megalithomania Conference 2017. Full day for £45.00. Lunch not included.

Wednesday 24th - Ancient Avalon Walking Tour. Meet 10am. Town Hall Car Park
Explore Glastonbury Tor, The Egg-Stone, Chalice Well, The Red & White Springs, The Holy Thorn, Wearyill Hill & more! £40 includes entrance to Chalice Well and the Abbey. Part of the Megalithomania Conference 2017, hosted by Shaun Kirwan and Patricia Awyan. (Includes entrance tickets to Chalice Well and The Abbey)

GLASTONBURY UK CONFERENCE INFO

The Conference main event takes place in The Town Hall - which is in the centre of Glastonbury. See map Above. Parking is next door in the Abbey Car Park
Check out 'The Town Hall' venue here
Local Hotels & B&B's here

BY TRAIN: The nearest stations to Glastonbury are Castle Cary (30 mins drive), Taunton, Bristol (55 mins drive) and Bath. Connections to Glastonbury by Buses from all stations are available. Enquiries:
National Rail (Trains to Bristol) 08457 48 49 50
First ( Buses from Bristol) 0870 6082608

BY AIR: The nearest local airports are Bristol and Exeter. Buses to Glastonbury available from both city centres.
From London Heathrow and Gatwick, trains/buses to Reading connect with trains to Bristol, Bath, Castle Cary.
coaches from both airports to Bristol connecting to Glastonbury. Enquiries: National Express or call 08705 808080

BY ROAD: Glastonbury is on A39 and A361 in Somerset. From London, take the M3 on to the A303. Stay on A303 past Wincanton and Sparkford to Podimore roundabout. Take A372 Langport Road to B3151 intersection. Turn right onto B3151 sign posted to Somerton and Street. Follow signs to Glastonbury from Somerton (journey takes 2 - 3 hours depending on traffic).

BY BUS: From Bristol, Bath, Taunton, Bridgwater and Wells local First buses come to Glastonbury.
High Speed Coaches arrive daily from London (operators: Bakers Dolphin, National Express). Enquiries: First 0870 6082608
National Express 08705 808080