Our friends from the High Wolds Heritage Group are holding a Community Arts Project Exhibition with artwork inspired by the archaeology and landscape at Hanging Grimston. Hanging Grimston is the site of a deserted Medieval village and has been the subject of excavations by the High Wolds Heritage Group in partnership with the Scarborough ArchaeologicalRead More
What a brilliant day! Our first Open Day at Green Lane went better than we could have ever expected. Thanks to everybody to came along and it was great to welcome faces both familiar and new. The feedback we received was overwhelmingly positive and we’re already looking forward to our next Open Day. Thank youRead More
Andy and Lucy from BBC Radio Humberside solved the fiendishly difficult cryptic clue on the Absolutely Clueless to lead them to the Museum. You can listen again here and they reach the Museum at about 55 minutes. Lucy had to bit of excavating of her own to find the next clue….Read More
We’re glad to say that preparations are almost complete and our first Open Day will be on the 22nd April 2017 between 10am and 4pm. We’d love to welcome friends old and new to see the new exhibition space and dedicated ‘hands on’ area. Thanks to a generous grant from the Humber Museums Partnership weRead More
Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year from S.A.M. to all of our visitors and supporters. We look forward to re-opening in Spring 2017 at our new Green Lane location and to giving our visitors new and improved displays and activities showcasing the heritage of East Yorkshire. Watch this site for more details.Read More
“Swing low, sweet chariot, coming for to carry me home.” may be sung by the crowds at Twickenham but may soon be heard in our corner of East Yorkshire. The reconstruction of the Wetwang Chariot, a centre piece of the British Museum’s Celts exhibition (as seen below), could be returning to SAM at our newRead More
Thank you for our epic trip to your museum. We had a great time and learned lots about the stone age
I really enjoyed my morning there especially as you were all really kind. When I came I learned lots which helped me loads with my school work
I saw how the stone age was soooooo long!
I think it's one of the best trips we've had ever!
A marvellous 'hands on' museum
Fantastic! Kids loved it! See you again soon!
Thank you for a fun and interesting afternoon.
Very good display, excellent volunteers, warm welcome.
Amazing collection, beautifully displayed
A fantastic day - the children were really engaged. Thank you.