Anglo-Saxons at West Stow

Anglo-Saxons at West Stow

Event details

1600 years after the first English settlement - what the latest archaeological techniques can tell us about life in West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village.

Find out about the experimentally reconstructed Anglo-Saxon Village on a guided tour starting at 12 midday and lasts about an hour.

After a break of about another hour, enjoy an illustrated talk which looks at what was already known and the new information from 2008. This session lasts about an hour and includes original early Anglo-Saxon (c.420-650 AD) object handling.

This is part of a series entitled ‘Our Story’.

  • Does not include full admission to the Anglo-Saxon Village (access for tour only)
  • This is partly an outdoor event so please wear sensible clothing
  • The event is suitable for adults and/or accompanied young people 12 years and over; all must be paying participants.
  • Please meet at the West Stow Visitor Centre 10 minutes before session start time.
  • This event will go ahead in most weather conditions apart from extreme wind and/or rain (introduction inside).
  • Parking: Normal parking fees apply (£3 for the day)

Times: 12pm-3pm
Tickets: £15 per person
Booking: Essential - use the 'Book now' button or call 01284 758000
Venue: West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village

This event is promoted by Arnor Heritage Projects.

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