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Children's Activity Event, from 17 Feb 2020, free entry

Weapons Of Our Ancestors

Weapons Of Our Ancestors


Wakefield Castles & Museums Team


Carlton Street,
WF10 1BB

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 23 Mar - Sat 28 Mar In A League of Their Own
Mon 17 - Tue 18 Feb Weapons Of Our Ancestors
Thu 20 Feb Iron Age Day
Thu 20 Feb Meet the Curator
Fri 21 - Sat 22 Feb Weapons Of Our Ancestors
Sat 22 Feb Family Fun


Learn about ancient history by exploring the weapons left behind by our prehistoric ancestors.

Create mini bows and arrows, and a replica axe to take home with you!

Education/study areaFacilities for educational visits

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Mon 17 - Tue 18 Feb 2020 10:00 to 15:00
Fri 21 - Sat 22 Feb 2020 10:00 to 15:00


Free entry

Also see



See location of Castleford Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 429257  Lat: 53.72593 Long: -1.35127

By Road:
Follow signs for Carlton Lanes car-parking, Aire Street. From the car park walk through the Old Market Hall to Carlton Street and turn right.

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Castleford Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Castleford Bus Station

Castleford Library is on Carlton Street, next to the Old Market Hall and Opposite the entrance to Carlton Lanes Shopping Centre.


  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome