History comes to life at Sheringham Park 2022

09-07-2022 - 10-07-2022 — Add to Calendar

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Sheringham Park, Upper Sheringham, Norfolk, NR26 8TL
https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/sheringham-park/features/history-comes-to-life-at-sheringham-park
Public  · Anyone 
For two days this July, join us to experience the history of Sheringham Park come to life. Journey through time as you explore the estate and discover how the different historical features were used in the past.
Meet the Home Guard in the two pill boxes and learn about coastal defences, see a pole lathe in action at the sawmill and visit Howe’s Hill Tumulus to learn about the recent geo-physical surveys that have helped shape our understanding of this intriguing mound. You might also have the chance to make your own Bronze Age style pottery and meet a Victorian archaeologist showing his finds.
New for 2022 is Anglo-Saxon charcoal burning – this is experimental archaeology in action! The burn will start on Saturday morning and continue through the night into Sunday. Learn about how this experiment links to recent nearby excavation work.
This event is free, but normal car parking charges apply.

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