The Big Dig

The Big Dig

24 August, 11am - 4pm

Booking Required
  • Leitrim County Council
  • The River Front Amenity Park, Carrick-on-Shannon
  • Co. Leitrim

Discover what it’s like to be an archaeologist! In this fun, hands on activity, children learn more about archaeology and take part in a simulated archaeological excavation.

As they dig through the site, participants will unearth Viking treasures and artefacts dating back 1,000 years. They will learn about the lives of our Viking ancestors as history is brought to life by qualified archaeologists. This educational workshops offer a unique experience that will leave our future generations fascinated by our ancient ancestors and eager to learn more.

Access & Parking

  • Suitable for Children under 12
  • Car Parking Available

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