Festival of British Archaeology

Basing House is taking part in the Festival of British ArchaeologyFestival of British Archaeology Logo

Basing House CAT Project is excited to be taking part in the Festival of British Archaeology.  Over the course of the Festival, we will be running open days, with a variety of events for you to drop-in and take part in.

There is more information on the Festival of British Archaeology website: http://www.archaeologyfestival.org.uk/events/656

Mon 22nd Jul 2013 – Sat 10th Aug 2013

Come along to Basing House and find out what secrets lie beneath the ground!

The University of Southampton Archaeology Department will be on site from 22 July -10 August so come along and see how a dig takes place.

They will also be running family activities on the following dates:

24 July 11.00 – 13.00 and 14.00 – 15.00
25 July 11.00 – 13.00 and 14.00 – 15.00
30 July 11.00 – 13.00 and 14.00 – 15.00
31 July 11.00 – 13.00 and 14.00 – 15.00
6 August 11.00 – 13.00 and 14.00 – 15.00
8 August 11.00 – 13.00 and 14.00 – 15.00

Website: http://www3.hants.gov.uk/basing-house.htm

Event details

Organiser: Basing House

Booking details: To book your place on one of the family sessions please call 0845 603 5635.

Fee details: Normal entry prices apply. (Basing House is closed on Fridays)

Dates and times

Mon 22nd Jul 2013 11:00-16:00 — Sat 10th Aug 2013 11:00-16:00

Venues and locations

Basing House
FREE Car park
Barton’s Lane
Old Basing
Basingstoke
RG24 8AE
Hampshire
Tel: 01256 463965
Email: basinghouse@hants.gov.uk
Web: http://www3.hants.gov.uk/basing-house.htm

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One comment

  1. Reblogged this on The RocDam Project and commented:
    Find out what Dave Allen, (Keeper of Archaeology for Hampshire and RocDam project team member), and the team running excavations this summer at Basing House, have planned.For this year’s Festival of Archaeology.

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