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Iron-Age and Roman Dorset: Key Stage 1 and 2

Pupils will learn about Iron-Age and Roman Dorset and will compare and contrast life in Dorset before and after the arrival of the Romans.  They will have an opportunity to handle and examine a range of Iron-Age and Roman artefacts and compare Iron-Age and Roman life and death.

Carousel of 3 activities:

  • Tour of the Dorset County Museum Archaeology Gallery
  • Handle and examine a range of real Iron-Age and Roman artefacts
  • Piece together skeletons (not real ones) and learn about the different burial practices OR investigate the iconic Dorset County Museum mosaic floors


Dorset County Museum Archaeology Gallery, Victorian Gallery and Learning Base

Length of session: 

2 hours

For more information

Contact: Emma Talbot - Education Officer on 01305 756832 or Contact Us

What's on
Key Stage 1 and 2