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Archaeology Open Day - Wed 28 Mar 2018

Venue : Archaeology Institute Orkney College UHI East Road Kirkwall Orkney KW15 1LX.

From 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Archaeology in a Day – Open Day @UHI Archaeology Institute, Orkney – Archaeology Orkney

Come along and experience hands on archaeology, talk to staff and students and discover what studying Archaeology at The University of the Highlands and Islands Archaeology Institute has to offer. You will also have the opportunity to take part in workshops on aspects of practical archaeology, including:

  • using microscopes to analyse pollen and charcoal unearthed at the Ness of Brodgar
  • examining finds from The Cairns excavation
  • exploring 4000 year old ceramics
  • examining the whale bones unearthed at Cata Sands
  • creating a 3D image from a laser scanner

Find out more about the open day


Contact Mary or 01856 569225

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