(Key Stage 2)
(Third Class - Sixth Class)
Learn about the typical life-styles of the Mesolithic and Neolithic people.
Museum staff will guide your group through three activities:
1. Food and Diet in early times:
Discover how the first people in Ireland went about getting their food and making their shelters.
2. Stone and Metal Technology in Early Times:
Handling real stone age artefacts, learn about the gradual development of tools.
3. Neolithic Pottery Workshop:
Make simple pinch pots as well as more complicated coil pots. Produce your own pinch pots, decorating them with Neolithic or Bronze Age designs.
Duration: 1 ½ hours. Admission charge applies, teachers free.