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Young Archaeologists' Club

Southend Museums YAC is open to everyone aged 8–16 years.

YAC clubs get involved in all sorts of activities, including visiting and investigating archaeological sites and historic places, trying out traditional crafts, taking part in excavations, learning about archaeological skills and methods and lots more.

Southend Museums YAC is based at Prittlewell Priory Visitor Centre and usually meets on the first Saturday of each month. Membership costs £2 per child per session.

If your child is interested in becoming a member of Southend Museums Young Archaeologists' Club please fill out and return the YAC Membership form below to:

Southend Central Museum

F.A.O - Carol Hellyar

Victoria Avenue





Or email your completed form to: Carol Hellyar



If you are interested in becoming a YAC branch assistant then please contact the Volunteer Support Officer, Tanya Lawrence, with the application form below. 

Southend Museums Service is part of the Culture Section of the Adult and Community Services Department, Southend on Sea, Essex Borough Council