Dig Tours and Getting Medieval!

During excavations at Cosmeston, Cardiff University runs both free tours of the dig and and a fun, FREE, family weekend (Getting Medieval). These events offer an opportunity to visit a real archaeological dig and find out more about Medieval life.

Animal Bone specialist Jen Jones educating the next generation of archaeologists

Animal Bone specialist Jen Jones educating the next generation of archaeologists at a Cardiff University Cosmeston open day.

There are no dig events currently planned, however, there are still a host of events run throughout the year by Vale of Glamorgan Council and Cosmeston Medieval Village Trust at the site.

Vale of Glamorgan events at Cosmeston

Vale of Glamorgan Council runs various events and activities at Cosmeston Lakes Country Park throughout the year including walks, talks and children’s activities. For details on these please see here.

On Guard!

On Guard! A visitor to Getting Medieval challenges a village resident to a fight. Getting Medieval is a collaborative event involving Cardiff University’s School of History, Archaeology and Religion, Cardiff Centre for Lifelong Learning and the Vale of Glamorgan Council.



2 thoughts on “Events

  1. Would love to come to your Medieval party. Have been to Cosmeston before with the Reenactors.Our stall was Apicius Sauces Ltd.we sold Roman and Medieval authentic sauces. Check out my blog http://www.ritaroberts.wordpress.com Have a good medieval party

    Posted by rita roberts | July 9, 2011, 2:01 pm

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