Garstang Festival of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology - Family Day

11:00am - 3:00pm / Saturday 6th April 2019 / Venue: Location:Four locations - Garstang Museum, 12 - 14 Abercromby Square, Victoria Gallery & Museum & Central Teaching Lab please check your Eventbrite tickets Victoria Gallery & Museum
Type: Other / Category: Department
  • 0151 794 2348
  • Suitable for: Families.
  • Admission: All events are FREE.
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Location:Four locations - Garstang Museum, 12 - 14 Abercromby Square, Victoria Gallery & Museum & Central Teaching Lab

Family friendly open-day, spanning four separate locations across the University of Liverpool campus:

Garstang Museum (G) 12 - 14 Abercromby Square (A) Victoria Gallery & Museum (VGM) Central Teaching Lab (CTL)



Programme:

Booking required for the following events.
Please click on this link to go to our Eventbrite page. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/victoria-gallery-and-museum-12385307491

All events on Eventbrite have multiple session times as listed below, please book your timed slot accordingly:

Ancient beer brewing - 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 2pm (A)
Photogrammetry Sessions - 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 2pm (A)
Flintknapping - 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 2pm (CTL)
Microscopy sessions - 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 2pm (CTL)
Laboratory Instrument Demonstrations - 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 2pm (CTL)
Hand to Handle Exhibition tour - 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 2pm (VG&M)
Make your own cuneiform tablets - 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 2pm (G)
Archaeological object handling sessions - 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 2pm (G)
Myths and Stories from Ancient Mesopotamia - 11 am & 1 pm (G)

No booking required for the following events:

An immersive Palaeolithic cave experience (CTL)
The Young Archaeologist Research (VG&M)
Hidden Treasures from the Garstang Stores (G)
Archaeological Illustration (G)
The open-day is suitable for all the family, with fun activities for everyone to enjoy.

All events are FREE.