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March 28, 2015

NEW: Warrior Grave at Southburn Archaeological Museum

See how this amazing discovery was found at Southburn Archaeological Museum

In 1987, archaeologists excavated the burial of an Iron Age warrior near Kirkburn, East Yorkshire. The man went to his grave with a magnificent iron sword on his back and food for the afterlife but it became clear that three spears had been thrown into his chest!  Was he a victim of battle or murder, or was it part […]

Start: March 28, 2015
End: October 31, 2015
Venue: Southburn Archaeological Museum
Phone: 01377 271180
Address:
Southburn, Nr. Driffield, East Yorkshire, YO25 9ED, United Kingdom

May 15, 2015

DIG After Dark

Discover DIG after dark

Kids (and big kids!) are invited to come and see the wild side of archaeology at DIG After Dark! Grab a trowel and join the fun exploring the dig pits to find clues and secrets that will lead you on an adventure through the attraction. Part of Museums at Night

Start: May 15, 2015 5:00 pm
End: May 15, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: FREE

June 11, 2015

Plants: The Real Silent Witnesses

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Plants and soil surround us whenever we step outside our door, and Forensic Botany now has an accepted role in criminal investigation. This presentation by Jennifer Miller of YAT’s Dickson Laboratory for Bioarchaeology will outline the various ways in which plants contribute to the investigation of serious crime, giving case examples to help illustrate salient […]

Start: June 11, 2015 7:00 pm
End: June 11, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £4 Adult, £3 Conc
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