You’ll see Rimmel cosmetics from the 1890s, First World War Oxo Cubes, Mars Bars, Rolos and Kit Kats from the 1930s, a 1970s Chopper Bike and around 12,000 other items that will open your eyes to the way we lived and shopped.
Most modern-day Christians regard the Attis legend as being a Pagan myth of little value.
They regard Jesus' death and resurrection account as being an exact description of real events, and unrelated to the earlier Pagan traditions.
In one religion, Cybele, the Phrygian fertility goddess, had a consort who was believed to have been born via a virgin birth.
He was Attis, who was said to have died and been resurrected each year during the period MAR-22 to MAR-25; i.e.
We expect to include visits to tell us something about the local boot and shoe industry and local iron manufacture, as well as seeing the world’s oldest garden gnome and a Napoleonic War military depot.
Booking is now open for our visit on Friday 1st Dec to Winchester.Among the Roman Catholic church and Protestant denominations, Easter Sunday falls on the first Sunday after the first full moon after MAR-20, the nominal date of the Spring Equinox.Its ancient linkages to sun and moon worship are obvious.Easter Sunday can fall on any date from March 22 to April 25th.The year-to-year sequence is so complicated that it takes 5.7 million years to repeat.If we’re going to live longer, let’s make the most of it. We believe learning need never stop and should be a pleasure.