Art in Prehistory 

Activity Overview

A creative journey through a million years of Prehistory Art. The day includes all materials and three artefacts that your pupil will making ready to take home with them.

  • Introduction to the different periods of the Stone Age (Neolithic, Mesolithic and Palaeolithic) and Prehistory (Stone, Bronze and Iron)
  • Visit our Palaeolithic Cave and Cave Painting Art Workshop
  • Introduction on Prehistoric Pottery and “Make Your Own Bronze Age Beaker Pot” Workshop
  • 2500 Years of Metal and Torc (twisted metal) Bracelet Workshop
  • Trade and Barter

Trading has two parts:

  • Part 1: your class will swap real artefacts as they role play as characters and use numerical problem solving in the trading game
  • Part 2: your pupils will enjoy trading by swapping their pocket money for Celtic gold coins to trade for the more precious produce in the shop

“All the activities were fantastic! They were engaging and well paced, the children thoroughly enjoyed them and they learnt lots!” Russell Lower, 2022

“All activities benefitted the children. All the knowledge shared throughout was amazing alongside the hands on activities” Charlotte Maddox, Woodside, 2023

FSM Pupils Go Free! Funding confirmed up to December 2024.

100% bursary for Free School Meal pupils guaranteed in four simple steps :

1. Book your trip online.
2. Complete the bursary form that you will receive on your trip confirmation email.
3. When Celtic Harmony invoices your school, pay for your trip
4. Once the trip has been paid for Celtic Harmony will transfer your bursary funding to the school bank account

£20 / Student

Adult Helpers FREE
A full day of hands-on challenges from 10am until 2.30pm/3pm for KS2
Ratio of 1 adult helper to 8 Children

Hands-on education


“The practical nature of the activities was good. The best part was the guide who gave us so much detail and information on Prehistory”

- S Holland

Teacher, Sarum Hall School


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