Stone Age to Iron Age - Full or Half Day Workshop

£160 per class half day/£280 per class full day

Bring prehistory to life as your class discover how to be archaeologists for the day. 

Pupils will understand chronology, discover the differences between the Stone Age, Bronze Age and Iron Ageexamine replica objects, and take part in traditional prehistoric activities such as soap knapping and food ‘foraging’. Pupils will explore the Experience Barnsley exhibition which will be closed to the public for your use throughout the day.

This workshop is suitable for one class (maximum 36 pupils) - if you'd like to bring two classes please ask us about our half day option.


Accessibility information for Experience Barnsley can be found here, including a 360 tour of the Museum, visual stories and photographs to help plan your visit.

There is a Changing Places toilet available at Experience Barnsley Museum, in the Town Hall building.

We are happy to help and make any adjustments we can for a range of access needs, please contact us before your visit to discuss this.

Really knowledgeable and helpful/patient staff – thank you! We loved our day.