The Mind in The Cave

Join Guerilla Archaeology and award winning artist Paul Evans in a hands-on creative experiment, recreating works of cave art using ancient materials – and the hands, eyes and brains inherited from our Paleolithic ancestors.

  • Booking essential
  • Free event

This event is part of the Being Human festival, led by the School of Advanced Study, University of London, in partnership with the Arts & Humanities Research Council and the British Academy. For further information please see beinghumanfestival.org.

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Meet at the Cory Education Centre.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
23 November 2019 11:00 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Dyffryn Gardens
Email
dyffryn@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 02920590813

Upcoming events

O Christmas tree...

Sat 16 Nov 2019
10:00-16:00
Join us this Christmas for our O Christmas Tree... trail, we'll have several alternative Christmas trees around the house and gardens that tell the story of Dyffryn.

#ThanksToYou

Sat 23 Nov 2019
10:00-16:00
Enjoy free entry as part of the National Lottery #ThanksToYou campaign between 23-29 November.

The Mind in The Cave

Sat 23 Nov 2019
11:00-16:00
Join Guerilla Archaeology and award winning artist Paul Evans in a hands-on creative experiment, recreating works of cave art using ancient materials – and the hands, eyes and brains inherited from our Paleolithic ancestors.

Meet Father Christmas

Fri 06 Dec 2019
10:30-11:00
Father Christmas is coming all the way from the North Pole to Dyffryn house this December. He'll be giving gifts to some very special children in the beautifully decorated house. Normal admission prices apply in addition.

Spectrum Singers concert

Sat 07 Dec 2019
19:30-21:00
Get into the festive spirit with a Christmas carol concert in the beautifully decorated Great Hall of Dyffryn House.

Winter lights

Wed 18 Dec 2019
16:00-19:00
Explore the gardens after dark with our illuminated trail.