• Summary
  • Venue
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Join the University of Hull for the Festival of Archaeology.

Thursday 27 July & Friday 28 July

Visitors may expect to take part in several spinning, dying, and weaving workshops at Blaydes House, a listed Georgian property.

Saturday 29 July

There will be a lecture on the importance of archaeology in the community as well promoting archaeological awareness of the area. You can also see and handle archaeological finds from some of the sites in the area. There will be various quizzes on what you’ve learned and the opportunity to win prizes.

Event Type

  • Family Friendly




Maritime Historical Studies Centre
Blaydes House
6 High Street
01482 305110

If you have purchased a ticket for an event/activity at this venue through hull2017.co.uk, please do not contact the venue direct with enquiries for that purchase as they will be unable to help.

Opening times

Monday Various
Tuesday Various
Wednesday Various
Thursday Various
Friday Various
Saturday Various
Sunday Various

Creative Credits

Council for British Archaeology
University of Hull
Hull College
The Association of Guilds of Weavers, Spinners, and Dyers