Visitors to the Community Dig

There were over 1000 visitors to the Fane Road community dig. The site was open to visitors every day.

community dig - visitors

Visitors watched the excavations, viewed the latest finds and talked to staff and volunteers. Nine schools involving over 530 pupils and staff visited the site along with 5 local organisations. In addition to taking part in a site tour, students and teachers helped with the finds processing. They also learnt about archaeological time periods and the lifestyles of the inhabitants.

roman re-enactors

During two of the four Open Days Roman re-enactors set up camp and gave talks to visitors about life during the Roman period.

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