Dating back over 7,000 years, needle hitching is a technique of tying half hitch knots.
This can be used to make fabric items such… read more
Discover how plants can be used to make a rainbow of colours in our reconstructed Bronze Age Roundhouse!
After an introduction to natural dyes and… read more
Two illustrated talks from Peterborough Local History Society.
The first talk will look at historic events on and around Cathedral Square, and the second will… read more
A rare opportunity to see some sublime Medieval devotional material.
Dating back to the Middle Ages, the Books of Hours are exceptional and beautifully-decorated… read more
Tickets for this performance are £16.50 Full Price (including fees)
Horrible Histories: More Best of Barmy Britain
We all want to meet people from… read more
Discover the fundamental principles of calligraphy in this workshop perfect for beginners.
Learn the foundational script using a dip pen and ink, and explore how… read more
Make a wooden spoon using traditional woodcarving tools.
Learn the skills to use a number of different hand tools and craft a wooden spoon from… read more
How do we learn about historical people whose lives were not recorded in writing? An innovative new study reconstructs the biographies of ordinary working poor… read more
Vivacity’s fantastic activity club for little adventurers during school holidays.
For kids aged 8 – 12, it’s a great opportunity to get involved in… read more
During World War I, both sides tried to find out secret information about the enemy.
From code-cracking, to spies in enemy territory there were… read more