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Neanderthals & Us

Neanderthals & Us
Start Date: 30 March 2019
Start Time: 12pm
End Date: 19 March 2019
End Time: 3pm

Icklingham Rd, Bury Saint Edmunds IP28 6HG

How close are we to Neanderthal people? The latest archaeological techniques can tell us.

Find out about the people who looked and behaved just like us but were not us in a lavishly illustrated talk introducing the very latest discoveries on the people who lived here around 400,000 years ago.
The talk includes a chance to handle original objects from this period; preceded by an hour long guided walk to a nearby site with the earliest hearth evidence in Britain.

- This is partly an outdoor event so please wear sensible clothing.
- The event is suitable for adults and/or accompanied young people 12 years and over; all must be paying participants.
- Please meet at the West Stow Visitor Centre 10 minutes before session start time.
- This event will go ahead in most weather conditions apart from extreme wind and/or rain (introduction inside).
- Parking: Normal parking fees apply (£2 for the day).

Tickets: £15, Concessions £10
Booking: Essential - Book via West Stow website or call 01284 758000

Meet at the Visitor Centre 10 minutes before session start time.

This event is promoted by Arnor Heritage Projects.

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