Calling Local Archaeology and History Groups!

industrial_hamletAs part of the Festival of Archaeology on 13th July, Sheffield Industrial Museums Trust are inviting local history and archaeology groups from around Sheffield and South Yorkshire to book a space in the brand new Learning Centre at Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet to promote your work.

The spaces are free to book and will be on a first come, first served basis. As this is a Sunday event, you may wish to offer a simple activity for families to do. There are a limited number of spaces, so don’t delay!

The event will be open to the public from 11am until 4.45pm. There is an entry fee to the site of £5 adults, £4 concessions, children under 16 go free.

For all bookings and enquiries about spaces, please contact Rebecca Walton
Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet is currently undergoing an exciting restoration project funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. To find out more visit their website: or follow their  “Community at Abbeydale Hamlet” Facebook page.


Archaeology in Action Day – Sunday 13th July — 1 Comment

  1. Anna Badcock and I will be “manning” the Friends of Sheffield Castle table at this event and hope lots of visitors will come to speak to us and get acquainted with our pictorial and informative displays about the Castle. And one or two projects for children are included.

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