Ancient Skills workshops

Ancient Skills

Learn basic flint knapping, natural cordage, fire lighting and craft skills and use these ancient technologies to construct your own Stone Age tools and weapons.


Ancient Skills. Fire and glue making. Saturday 7 September, £75

Join Mark Havey from the Butser Education team and  discover how our ancient ancestors gathered materials and made use of them. This workshop is suitable for anyone interested in prehistory and history, ancient technology or bushcraft. You will learn fire making techniques and how to make glue from natural materials that you can then use for joining weapons and tools to wooden hafts.

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Ancient Living. Saturday 5 October to Sunday 6 October, £160.

Experience Ancient Living and learn the skills you would need to survive in the Stone Age.

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