The Romans are coming, Yate & District Heritage Centre
South West | Gloucestershire
Sat 1st Jul 2017
Periods: Romans
Exhibition or displayHands-on activityFinds identification or archaeological skillsRe-enactment or demonstrationFamily fun

The Romans are coming is a family event designed to stimulate interest in Roman archaeology and history. There will be a range of demonstrators representing Roman military, medicine, food, domestic life and textiles. There will be Roman activities including building a mosaic, crafts and an opportunity to try our portable archaeological site where you can find your own archaeological material. Entertainment including storytelling and refreshments will also be available throughout the day.

Event details

Organiser: Yate & District Heritage Centre and Yate Archaeology Group
Booking details: You do not need to book this event
Fee details: This event is free to attend

Dates and times

Sat 1st Jul 2017 10:30-16:30

Venues and locations

Yate & District Heritage Centre, Church Road, Yate, BS37 5BG


Tel: 01454 862200
Email: yate.heritage@southglos.gov.uk
Directions: We are in the centre of Yate off Station Road between the White Lion and St Mary's parish church.

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