Solihull Arts Complex

Archaeology Takeover Day

Archaeology Takeover Day

Free drop in sessions by Wessex Archaeology

Archaeology Takeover Day at The Core, Solihull

Hands on activities in the foyer

11am – 3pm

Free, drop-in on the day

Experts from Wessex Archaeology will be taking over our foyer. Join them to get hands on with artefacts from Warwickshire and beyond. Discover more about what it’s like to be an archaeologist and learn archaeological processes that you could try at home!

If you’re aged between for 8 to 16 year olds and enjoy all things archaeological, you might be interested in joining the brand new Solihull Young Archaeologists’ Club. Come along on the day to find out more or visit


Uncovering Coleshill Screening in the Theatre

11.30am and repeated at 2pm (approx. 40 mins)

Free, drop-in on the day

Join Wessex Archaeology for the screening of a four-part series exploring the recent archaeological excavations at Coleshill.  The videos will be introduced by the archaeologists who dug and managed the site for over a year. They will be on hand to answer all your questions after the screening. Visit Uncovering Coleshill | High Speed 2 ( to find out more about the archaeology at Coleshill.

Book Tickets

Saturday 18 September

Free, all ages welcome

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