Cave painting Part of the CBA Festival of Archaeology


Wed, 24/07/2024 - 11:00 to 15:00


11:00 to 15:00


£6 per child per session

Contact name: 

David Brooks

Telephone number: 

020 8394 1734

Contact email: 


Bourne Hall Museum
Spring Street
KT17 1UF

Wednesday 24 July 11am to 12pm and 2pm to 3pmIn the deep time of prehistory early men crawled down into the darkest caves and used light from primitive candles to paint pictures of themselves and the animals they hunted.They left behind a vivid record of their way of life and some clues of what they believed in. Discover how and why these paintings were created.Then by flickering light try to create your own cave painting in our very own ‘caves’Cost £6 per child. Two identical sessions will be run, please book to reserve your place; maximum 16 children.

Cave painting of Bison