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Make a medieval helmet in Chippenham

Families in Chippenham can learn about life in the Middle Ages later this month at the Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre’s medieval-themed open day. Activities include broadsword demonstrations, archaeological investigations, tours of the strong rooms, a quiz to identify medieval artefacts and an armour conservation lab where children can make their own helmet and shield….