Visit to West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village and Country Park

Saturday 27 April 2019

A visit to the West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village and Country Park on Saturday 27th April.

 

West Stow is the site of an early Anglo-Saxon village, occupied from AD 420-650 and is one of the country’s great archaeological sites. It has extensive indoor archaeological galleries and a stunning recreation of an Anglo-Saxon village surrounded by 125 acres of unspoilt countryside.

 

Entry to the Anglo-Saxon Village and Country Park is on Icklingham Road, West Stow, IP28 6HG. It is about 8 miles north of Bury St Edmunds. There is a car parking charge of £2 for the day.

The programme for the day is;

10.30am: Meet in the West Stow café for tea/coffee.

11.00am: Guided tour of the reconstructed Anglo-Saxon village.

12.15pm: Buffet lunch in a private room in the Education Centre (see Buffet lunch menu)

 

After lunch, there is the opportunity to visit the Anglo-Saxon Museum and Archaeological Gallery. You may also wish to explore the Country Park surrounding the Anglo Saxon Village which has trails, heath and woodland walks. For wildlife enthusiasts there are two bird hides and a bird feeding area as well as a lake and the River Lark.

 

The cost is £20 per person.

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