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Meet the Archaeologists

Bring along your budding archaeologists to meet members of our archaeology team every other Sunday at Smallhythe Place.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Meet members of the archaeology team who were part of the recent excavation digs at Smallhythe Place!

In these drop-in sessions, visitors have the opportunity to handle objects, take part in activities and ask any burning questions to our team.

These sessions are free and take place every other Sunday.

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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The basics

Meeting point

Please meet outside the large Barn Theatre doors.

What to bring and wear

The sessions will take place outside if the weather is good. In the event of wet weather, the sessions will be moved inside the Barn Theatre.

Upcoming events

Event

Easter Egg Hunt at Smallhythe Place 

Join us for an Easter trail inspired by Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream!

Event summary

on
24 Mar to 1 Apr 2024
at
11:00 to 17:00
+ 6 other dates or times
Event

Behind the Scenes Tour: Museum Objects 

This exclusive out-of-hours tour will lead you through object highlights in the house.

Event summary

on
13 Apr to 14 Sep 2024
at
10:15 to 11:00
+ 5 other dates or times
Event

Behind the Scenes Tour: Costumes 

Join our Senior Collections Officer in an exclusive peek into the iconic costume collection of Shakespearean actress Ellen Terry.

Event summary

on
18 May to 21 Sep 2024
at
13:00 to 13:45
+ 2 other dates or times
Event

E15 presents: Macbeth 

East 15 Acting School performs a spirited and ensemble-led production of Shakespeare's Macbeth.

Event summary

on
24 May 2024
at
19:00 to 21:15