Romans

Learn more about the Roman invasion from a local perspective. From the arrival of the Ninth Legion to the height of everyday life in Lindum Colonia.

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Anglo-Saxons

Learn more about the Anglo-Saxons through Big Dig archaeology, view stunning artefacts and make objects to take back to school.

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Vikings

Discover the raiding and trading of Vikings in Lincolnshire. View objects found right here in Lincoln, haggle at the Viking market, and unearth objects in the Big Dig.

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Ancient Egypt

Find out about the Ancient Egyptians through unique artefacts. Write hieroglyphic messages on papyrus and make amulet jewellery to take home.

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Ancient Greeks

Learn about the Ancient Greeks through real objects. Find out more about the Greco-Persian Wars, take part in a dig and learn about Greek parties.

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Dinosaurs

Discover the fossilized skeleton of a plesiosaur. Find out more about the Jurassic Period with object handling and a visit to the Big Dig.

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Prehistoric

Our prehistoric workshops can be all-day or (for a single class) half a day. The activities can include a play about prehistoric times, a chance to be an archaeologist digging up prehistoric artefacts, making a replica of the Witham shield and a visit to our prehistoric collection.

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Booking your visit

Booking your visit is easy, please contact a member of the education team. To find out how, click more.

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Loan boxes

Loan boxes are available for all the subjects we cover. The boxes contain a mixture of real and replica objects for handling and display together with information, photographs and suggested classroom activities supporting Key Stage Two curriculum, but can be used with any age.

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