The Canons Archaeological Dig
Time & Location
About the event
Join us to find out what lies beneath the East Lawn of The Canons on our 3 day community archaeological dig with professional archaeologists and the chance to dig yourself!
Just show up on the East Lawn during the times listed and the team will teach you how to dig and get you in the trenches.
Thursday 23 May - 14.00-17.00
Friday 24 May - 15.00-17.30
Saturday 25 May - 10.00-15.00
This archaeological dig is open to anyone who is interested, all ages welcome. No experience required! If you'd rather just come along and watch, you are also very welcome.
Please bring water, snacks and sensible clothing and footwear for getting dirty and being active. Lunch is not provided.
If the day is sunny, please remember sunscreen and protective clothing; if it is raining please dress appropriately for the weather. We will have a gazebo under which you can store your belongings but other than that we will be out in the elements.