Dark goings on in Cramond

Dark goings on in Cramond


Life, death and 21st century science – we’re rewriting history with this exhibition: a celebration of 60 years of archaeological research at Cramond.

Monday to Saturday 10am - 5pm

Who is this for? - All
Dates: 2 October 2015 - 27 February 2016
Cost: Free

We’re bringing the past back to life - there are incredible facial reconstructions and human skeletons on
display. Face the past and meet a group of 6th century residents. Find out how they lived and how they died.

The Roman occupation and Dark Age bodies from the Bathhouse will be explored, and the forensic science behind archaeological investigation such as Isotopic, DNA, forensic analysis and reconstructions will be explained.

Please note: this exhibition includes human remains.

Cramond dig reveals warriors from Dark Ages

Cramond Bathhouse burial facial reconstructions by Hayley Fisher: