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SAT 7 DEC
Ancient Winter Day
Ancient Technology Centre, Wimborne
Run by: Ancient Technology Centre
Take part in traditional winter skills, green woodworking and crafts, such as charcoal burning, hurdle making, fire making, hedge laying, axing logs, faggot making and pole lathing.
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See the crafts and skills that thousands of winters have seen before.
See the blacksmith working in the Roman smithy and participate in various activities in the Earthouse.
Come and talk to the people who have helped to build our structures and maintain the site - see ancient and traditional skills and crafts and take part in some of them. Our Ancient Days are a mixture of demonstrations and "have a go" sessions and always feature something for children to get stuck into!
DisclaimerActivities are not organised by the BBC unless stated otherwise. Neither is the BBC responsible for the accuracy of the information provided. If you are under 18, ask your parent/guardian before taking part in any activity.
Adults £4.00. Children £2.00.
Ancient Technology CentreDamerham Road, Cranborne, Wimborne, BH21 5RP
About this location
The Ancient Technology Centre's activities and buildings are based on archaeological evidence from a range of periods Show more… including the Neolithic, Iron Age (Celtic), Roman, Anglo Saxon and Viking eras.Show less…The Ancient Technology Centre's activities and buildings are based on archaeological evidence from a range of periods including the Neolithic, Iron Age (Celtic), Roman, Anglo Saxon and Viking eras.
This activity is organised and run by Ancient Technology Centre.
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