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Young Archaeologists’ Club


The YAC is a club for 8 -17 year olds interested in archaeology.  We meet once a month on a Saturday morning, usually at Kendal Museum, although we do have trips and we the opportunity to take part in a dig in the summer.

Dates for 2017 monthly meets are:

21 January: Roman Baths

18 February: At war in the navy in Nelson's time. 

18 March: Ambulances and nursing in the First World War 

22 April: Tutankhamun 

20 May: Kendal Castle

17 June: Dating archaeology

15 July: Harvest TBC
(During the Summer there may also be an opportunity to go to a Viking re enactment)

 16 September: Living on the Farm in 18th and 19th century Cumbria

21 October: Vikings TBC

18 November: Saturnalia 

If you are interested please contact anna.hall@kendal.ac.uk the museum's Education Officer. Membership is free but we kindly ask that you contact us to join and pay £3.00 per session per child.