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Write Like a Roman

Calendar Icon Tue 28 May 2024 - Fri 31 May 2024
Clock 10:00 - 15:00
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About


Seals, stamps and styli! This half term learn to write like a Roman at Castleford Museum.


Discover how the Romans kept their post private.


Try your skill at decoding the Roman milestone.


Make your own sealed letter and try writing on a wax tablet.


Free and no booking required!



Friday 31st May is a SEND session:



SEND groups are always welcome at all of our sessions.


Wakefield Museums & Castles are also running these SEND sessions for visitors who benefit from a more relaxed atmosphere.


The sessions will be run with more sensory activities and more focus on independent learning.


There will also be a lower light level and with a sensory tent and ear defenders available upon request.


These activities are part of #WordFest #MakeWordsCount and Our Year – Wakefield District 2024.



Venue opening hours

Monday : 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Tuesday : 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday : Closed

Thursday : 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Friday : 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday : 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Sunday : Closed

    Access facilities

  • Assistance Dogs Welcome
  • Guide Dogs Welcome
  • Relaxed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Event sessions

Write Like a Roman

Venue Details

Find us at

Carlton Street, Castleford, WF10 1BB

Phone

01977722085

Email

museums@wakefield.gov.uk