Wiltshire Museum Events



Bush Barrow Small Lozenge


TOUR: Marden Henge and the Wiltshire Museum
10:30 am, Tuesday, 18 July, 2017

Marden Henge is the third 'super-henge' in Wiltshire, alongside Stonehenge and Avebury. In July 2017 there is a fantastic opportunity to find out more about prehistory and these enigmatic henges before a visit to see the site being excavated by archaeologists from the University of Reading.


A specialist Archaeology tour which starts by exploring the award-winning galleries of the Wiltshire Museum. The Museum will also have a special exhibition about the excavations at Marden Henge featuring some of the finds from previous seasons.

After lunch there will be a guided tour of the excavations (student guides) - with a chance to see archaeologists in action and to find out about the latest discoveries.


10.30 - Visit Wiltshire Museum, tea/coffee served on arrival. Museum specialist tour
12pm - Lunch at the Museum
1.30pm - Depart for the archaeological site at Marden Henge (own transport/car share - if you have any questions please contact us)


We are now not runing this tour on 18 July. The tour on 20 July is still running.

Cost:   30 (25 WANHS members) - booking essential
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