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Southburn Archaeological Museum

Main Street Watton Driffield East, Watton YO25 4LF, England
+44 1377 271180
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With a group of friends, I attended a private visit (which are becoming very popular) and enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2017
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This marvellous little Museum has completed its relocation from nearby Southburn Village.. The... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
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17 Nov 2017
“Still expanding”
16 Aug 2017
“More exhibits”
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Main Street Watton Driffield East, Watton YO25 4LF, England
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+44 1377 271180
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

With a group of friends, I attended a private visit (which are becoming very popular) and enjoyed being given a conducted tour by two of their volunteers. Interested to learn that, for several months next year, some exhibits are being lent to York's Jorvik and...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

This marvellous little Museum has completed its relocation from nearby Southburn Village.. The number of exhibits has been enlarged and now includes the British Museum's Wetwang Chariot, joining the replica Kirkburn Warrior Grave and Sword. The activities area allows you to try your hand at...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2016

Saturday 28th. May 2016 was the last Open Day of the Archaeological Museum at Southern, near Driffield, East Riding of Yorkshire. The entire Museum is moving to bigger premises in the village of Nafferton, just outside Driffield, and intends to re-open in the Spring 2017....More

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Reviewed 15 September 2015

I visited the Museum again for their Heritage Day display and saw, for the first time, the replica sword which accompanies the Warrior Grave. Really amazing craftmanship from the Iron Age era - some 2000 years ago!! The adjoining workroom, with so many activities including...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2015

Revisited this fascinating museum on the opening day of the 2015 season, the centre piece being the reconstruction of the Iron Age Warrior Grave found in the neighbouring village of Kirkburn. There is a loop video with it which also shows the Kirkburn Sword whose...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2014

An amazing and informative small museum situated within the JSR Farm complex. It is run by volunteers and has a fascinating and far ranging collection of artefacts from Neolithic times, through Bronze Age, Iron Age, Roman, Viking to the Medieval period. The centre piece is...More

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