A big weekend exploring one of the most fascinating ages in Britain’s history.
Saturday 21 & Sunday 22 July 2018, 11am–4pm, FREE
Join our big weekend of fun-filled activities, talks and crafts for all ages.
The weekend was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Taking place on both days. No booking required.
Meet Anglo-Saxon craftsmen and women and find out about the materials and techniques they used to create a range of fascinating Anglo-Saxon objects.
Travel back to the lands of myth and mystery through a startling and spellbinding collection of tales of warriors, gods and grim monsters with storyteller Stewart Alexander. Suitable for all ages.
Behold an exciting procession of Guild officers, officials and apprentices through the museum, watch Anglo-Saxon carving demonstrations and more.
Have a go at making an Anglo-Saxon style finger ring, and a chance to see Anglo-Saxon and Viking tools, crafts and everyday utensils.
Make your own Anglo-Saxon Alfred Jewel and dagger.