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Talk, Sat 9 May 2020, £3

Ancient Egyptian Dress & Adornment

Ancient Egyptian Dress & Adornment


Wakefield One,
Burton Street,

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Experimental archaeologist Sally Pointer investigates how the Ancient Egyptians clothes and decorated themselves in a relaxed talk with plenty of opportunities to get hands on with the evidence.

Watch as a modern person is transformed into a fashionable Ancient Egyptian using reconstructed dress, jewellery and cosmetics.

Adults only. Booking essential.

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Event details

Dates Times
Sat 9 May 2020 13:30 to 14:30


This is a bookable talk for adults.



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Map reference: SE 330209  Lat: 53.68351 Long: -1.50182

By Road:
Follow signs for Wakefield City Centre. Located behind Wakefield's County Hall.

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Wakefield Westgate Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Wakefield Bus Station


  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Disabled accessDisabled access