Phil’s Dig

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Booking: No booking required.

Free with entry donation. 

New this year is a live dig led by well-known archaeologist, Dr Phil Harding, ‘Phil’s Dig’ is a special chance to see archaeology in action. 

The dig is taking place in the museum showground and is an opportunity to see how archaeology is really done by an expert in the field and a fascinating insight into the practical side of archaeology.  
Alongside the dig is a ‘Finds Tent’ where finds expert Lorraine Mepham, known for her many appearances on Time Team, is on hand to explain any artefacts discovered. 
Dr Phil Harding and Lorraine Mepham will be following this up with a ticked museum hall talk on Sunday afternoon Have you found anything yet?