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Find out more about the Durham Archaeology Explorers in are Community Archaeology Case. Durham Archaeology Explorers is an archaeology club for children aged 7—11 years, who aim to engage with children and inspire a lifelong interest in, and respect for, archaeology and the people of the past.
Durham Archaeology Explorers (DAX) is an archaeology club for 7-11 year olds. The group has created its own community archaeology exhibition featuring objects the children have excavated and brought into the museum or identification, as well as a selection of their favourite objects from Durham University’s extensive archaeological collections.
Fun for families
Theatre, concerts and lectures
- 'Gifts for the Gods: Animal Mummies Revealed' @McrMuseum
8 Oct 2015 - 17 April 2016 - see our #catmummies! @LeverhulmeTrust @wellcometrust
2 days ago
- Female on forklift
Slim Jim in Trim and Chassis
Bet she fancies him
#NissanAt30 @dumuseums @listenupnorth http://t.co/uKhM40UJ0C
3 days ago
- Check out the Oriental Museum’s Artefact of the Month for October!
5 days ago