What is archaeology? Summer school for kids

@ Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum

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17 August 2016

10am - 3pm

£20 per child, plus booking fee.

Have you ever wanted to learn more about the past and be a real life Indiana Jones? Now is your chance with our hands-on Archaeology schools for 8-12 year olds.

  • Find out about the role of archaeologists at this ancient site over a fun packed day
  • Discover how archaeologists work by taking part in a mock-up dig
  • Learn the secrets of Arbeia in an exclusive tour of this ancient site with the Curator of Archaeology
  • Explore objects in the museum and the stories they can tell through a range of fun, hands-on activities

Advance booking essential.

Venue
Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum
Baring Street
South Shields
NE33 2BB

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