News & Events

26
Jul
2015

Craft Sessions

Come and try your hand at crafts whose origins date back to the Iron Age green wood, weaving, spinning, blacksmithing, ceramics,

15
Jul
2015

Crannog cookery

Come to Whithorn Trust Visitor Centre, where we’ll be trying out ancient recipes using the foods our ancestors ate on Iron Age settlements in the Machars! Sample our recipes, or try some yourself!

15
Jul
2015

Archaeological Excavations Tour

A site tour of the archaeological excavations, near Monreith. Please contact the Whithorn Trust Visitor Centre for details on when and where to meet.

13
Jul
2015

Environmental archaeology workshops

During excavations, archaeologists collect buckets of soil for analysis as they can yield small artefacts (objects) and also ecofacts (seeds, pollen etc). Come along to the lab at Whithorn Timescape to learn how these soil samples are processed and analysed, and why. Led by archaeologist Jackaline Robertson of AOC Archaeology Group at the Whithorn Trust… Read more »

12
Jul
2015

Finding the Past Through Artefacts

Artefacts are tangible clues about life in the past, from crafts and technology to food and fashions. Come along and find out more about the objects that were routinely used in the Machars in prehistory. Led by archaeologist Dawn McLaren of AOC Archaeology Group at the Whithorn Trust Visitor Centre

11
Jul
2015

Archaeological Excavations Tour

A site tour of the archaeological excavations, near Monreith. Please contact the Whithorn Trust Visitor Centre for details on when and where to meet.