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Flintknapping Workshop Saturday 5th November

BUXTON MUSEUM AND ART GALLERY have organised a Flintknapping workshop

Saturday 5 November 2016 between 10am and 12.30pm and later between 2pm and 4.30pm.

Poole's Cavern
Green Lane
SK17 9DH

A rare opportunity to get hands-on experience of the ancient craft of flintknapping, this half-day workshop includes an explanation of the techniques and examples of the archaeological evidence. You'll make your own flint tool with help from James Dilley, PhD researcher and specialist in prehistoric techniques. All tools, materials and personal protective equipment will be provided. Participants must be over 14 years old.

£35 per person, advance booking essential. Please tel: 01629 533540 during normal office hours.