Festival of Archaeology

Family Event
Sat 13th July 2019 to Sun 28th July 2019
Archaeology at Burton Constable

Discover the secrets of Burton Constable's past as we celebrate the Festival of Archaeology 2019.

More details of talks and tours to follow.

Contact Information:

Joy Swift - Visitor Services Manager

T: 01964 508163

E: joyswift@burtonconstable.com

Did you know?
Afternoon tea was created by the Duchess of Bedford in the late 18th century. She invited friends to join her for an afternoon meal of small cakes, bread and butter sandwiches, sweets and, of course, tea. The practice was so popular that it was quickly adopted by other social hostesses 
Over 80 different species of birds have been spotted at Burton Constable, from the smallest British bird, the Goldcrest, to large birds of prey such as Buzzards and Barn Owls

The Burton Constable Whale is featured in Herman Melville's famous novel Moby Dick. 

Today the Burton Constable Whale is nicknamed 'Constable Moby'

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