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Festival of Archaeology: A guided family walk following in ancient footsteps

Follow in the footsteps of our ancestors. Join us on this guided walk to discover some of the incredible archaeological features of the Long Mynd. Suitable for the whole family.

  • Booking essential

Pole Cottage – Pole Bank – Shooting Box – Pole Bank – Pole Cottage

Distance: 2 miles Duration: 2.5 hours

Tea/Coffee, soft drinks and cake provided.

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Adult £10.00
Child £5.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895

Suitability

Children accompanied by adults welcome.

Meeting point

Pole Cottage car park What 3 words ///pairings.backers.scored

What to bring and wear

Dress for the weather and wear sturdy footwear. Bring drinking water.

Accessibility

A compacted stone surfaced walk, pushchairs welcome. No steep climbs.

Other

Dogs on leads welcome.

Contact info

National Trust , Carding Mill Valley

Upcoming events

Event

Festival of Archaeology: Guided walk - Four summits and a Hillfort 

Challenge yourself to four summits and a Hillfort, with a pitstop for tea and cake en route. Join us on this guided walk to discover some of the incredible archaeological features of the Long Mynd.

Event summary

on
24 Jul 2024
at
10:00 to 15:00
Event

Archaeology Display 

Discover the hidden stories of Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd.

Event summary

on
24 Jul to 28 Jul 2024
at
10:00 to 17:00
+ 4 other dates or times
Event

Talk by Stewart Ainsworth - Bodbury Ring: a new perspective 

Join us for this fascinating talk by Landscape Archaeologist Stewart Ainsworth - formerly of Time Team.

Event summary

on
24 Jul 2024
at
19:30 to 21:30
Event

Guided walk up, across, down and back 

Up, Across , down and back, through the Bronze Age to the Victorians.

Event summary

on
25 Jul 2024
at
10:00 to 15:00