2014 Southburn Archaeological Museum - Members Visit

Wed 23rd April 2014 at 18.30 - 20.30

Visit to the museum arranged by Vocational Services Committee

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Limited to 30 places at a donation of 3 per head.

Please contact Roy Thompson for update on availability of spaces.

 

Southburn Archaeological Museum holds a large collection of finds from this area of the Yorkshire Wolds dating from neolithic times to early 20th century. Also on display is a reconstruction of an Iron Age Chariot from the Wetwang Chariot Burial made for the BBC television series Meet The Ancestors and on loan courtesy of the British Museum.

The museum also offers a wide range of Hands- On activities for adults and children including spinning, weaving on a replica warp weighted loom, grinding corm on a replica bee-hive quern stone, mosaics and games. A chance to handle real artefacts and investigate them using archaeological techniques.Free Donations Welcome.

Location: Southburn Archaeological Museum, JSR Farming, Southburn, Driffield YO25 9ED. Bill Coultard

Org: Southburn Archaeological Museum
Tel: 01377 271180
Web: www.samatsouthburn.com