Chichester’s new museum!
Built on top of the remains of the city’s Roman bathhouse, Chichester’s new museum opened it’s doors for the first time on 8th July 2012. The Novium http://www.thenovium.org/ is home to nearly half a million social history, archaeology and geology artefacts and traces our footprints through history.
The Novium offers intriguing stories from Chichester District connected with extraordinary artefacts in a brand new, state-of -the-art building. Alongside the commitment to preserve our rich local heritage, The Novium also provides visitors with a glimpse into the past 500,000 years.
Set in the heart of Chichester, The Novium features exciting exhibitions, dynamic events, interactive activities for all ages, and an award-winning learning programme. Visitors will also find a tourist information point and a shop offering unique gifts.