Events - Worcestershire Archive & Archaeology Service

Archaeology Quest – Family Summer Activity – Bromsgrove
  • 29/07/2021
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Bromsgrove Library
    Free

Would you like to be an archaeologist? We’ve got several challenges for you have a go at – see what you can identify (including real artefacts we’ve uncovered) and work out from the clues with the help of an archaeologist.

Please book in advance so we can space out families. Max group of 6 or two households per slot

Please bring own pen/pencil if you can.

Archaeology Quest – The Hive
  • 30/07/2021
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    The Hive
    Free

Would you like to be an archaeologist? We’ve got several challenges for you to have a go at. See what you can identify (including real artefacts we’ve uncovered) and work out what things are from the clues with the help of an archaeologist.

We will also have a trail with things to looks for linked to the history of the site of The Hive which will take you round the outside of The Hive.

Please bring your own pen/pencil if you can.

PLEASE NOTE: A Group Ticket allows a maximum group of 6 people or two households per slot.

Open Day – Market Gardening Heritage project
  • 21/08/2021
    12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Field Barn, Cleeve Prior, WR11 8JX
    Free

Restored wooden hovel

Visit three restored ‘hovels’ to discover the unsung stories, incredible feats and lasting legacy of market gardening in the Vale of Evesham.

12-4pm drop in for refreshments, exhibition of local photos and memories, and to explore restored hovels at Cleeve Prior Heritage Trust and North Littleton Community Orchard.

12.30, 1.30, 2.30 & 3.30pm short talks by Cleeve Prior’s ‘time capsule’ hovel. Booking advised – to help spread out visits, group sizes for talks will be limited.