Norwich Castle: Science Day – Masters of the Sea

From Wednesday 17th April 2019 10:30 to 15:30

Visit Norwich Castle Museum for this special event during the Easter Holidays as we explore science with a Viking twist!

Join Dr Mandy Hartley as she investigates Viking burials, bones and objects in an interactive, family performance in our Lecture Theatre! Help Mandy with her excavation of a Viking grave, explore DNA and find out just how 'Viking' you are!

Mandy has a PhD in Genetics and has worked in forensic labs and with DNA. She is an author and founder of The Little Story Telling Company.

Plus! Dive into the science behind the Vikings' seafaring savvy with Whitlingham Adventure and Active Norfolk - have you got what it takes to sail from Scandinavia to Britain?

Fancy yourself a Viking warrior? Discover the physics of fighting and get up close to some of the weapons that would have been wielded in battle.

Plus costumes, crafts, trails and more! Included with normal admission, no booking required.

All activities included with museum admission: Adult £9.90, Concession £9.40, Child £8.50, Family (1 adult) £26.10, Family (2 adults) £34.85

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Norwich Castle Museum, Castle Meadow, NR1 3JQ

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