Festival of Archaeology - Badbury Rings guided walk

Join National Trust Archaeologist, Martin Papworth for a two hour walk of Badbury Rings discovering its fascinating history from Neolithic to modern day.

  • Booking essential

As part of the Council of British Archaeology’s Festival of Archaeology, Badbury Rings will be hosting a weekend of events. On Saturday 16 July there is an opportunity to delve into the history of Badbury Rings with experienced National Trust Archaeologist, Martin Papworth. Martin has spent much of his career working on Badbury Rings so can enthral with first-hand stories and experience.

The walk will last approximately two hours in length and pre-booking is essential.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £10.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Meeting point
Park at Badbury Rings car park. Located off of B3082. What3Words location - ///plea.wake.truckload
What to bring and wear
This is an ancient monument with uneven ground. Please wear appropriate walking shoes and bring any food and drink that you will need.
Accessibility
The guided walk goes over uneven terrain so not very suitable for wheelchairs.

Contact Info

Name
Kingston Lacy
Email
kingstonlacy@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01202 883402

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