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Thursday, 15 January 2009

Chance to visit the Stone Age Dorset site discovered on TV

Academics and television crews will be showing off Stone Age artefacts in Blandford this weekend

Budding archaeologists will get the chance to meet celebrity diggers this weekend and try flint-knapping and hurdle-making at the Dorset site where a television programme uncovered Stone Age treasures.

Read More: Source: 24hr Museum 15th January 2009

Tours of a replica prehistoric homestead will be on offer, along with food and refreshments. Students are currently creating a film and report on the findings to be shown at the museum.

Runs 10am-4pm Saturday & Sunday (January 17 & 18). Call The Blandford School on 01258 451121 or email office@blandford.dorset.sch.uk for more details.

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