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Flintknapping with Dr James Dilley

Thurs 1st & Sat 3rd August

10am to 4pm

Discover the art of the oldest craft in the world: Flintknapping. How did prehistoric people make tools to survive the Stone Age?

£95 per person (car parking included)
Ages 16+

The aim of the day will be for attendees to go home with a variety of different stone tools they have made, new flintknapping skills and a new appreciation for prehistoric technology.

Dr James Dilley is an archaeologist and craftsman who specialises in prehistoric technologies with over 18 years of experience. James has worked with museums and heritage centres around the UK such as The British Museum and Stonehenge and alongside media companies such as the BBC, Channel 4, ITV, Smithsonian Channel and National Geographic.

Tuesday 1st August 2023, 10 am - 4 pm
Monday 7th Auguts 2023 10 am - 4 pm

Please note, this workshop is for ages 15+ and is not suitable for children.

Except in adverse weather, this event will take place outside: please wear suitable clothing and footwear for the conditions. We recommend comfortable, practical clothes and sturdy boots/shoes.

All flintknapping materials and tools will be provided.

Please click this link to download a copy of our Event Terms and Conditions