Abercromby Square: Garstang Festival Open Day – Experimental Ancient Beer Brewing
Times: 11:00 - 11:45
Garstang Festival Open Day 11 am – Experimental Ancient Beer Brewing
12 – 14 Abercromby Square
The Garstang Festival of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology is a celebration of the University of Liverpool Department and Garstang Museum past and present. For the first time, the Department is fully opening its doors to the public, giving people the opportunity to learn about and participate in the exciting research being carried out here within ACE.
Experimental Ancient Beer Brewing
Brewing and beer was a central part of everyday life for many ancient cultures. However much about this daily process remains unknown. In particular, how was the beer brewing carried out without the necessary measuring instruments we are so reliant on today?
Come along to observe an experimental brew in progress find out more about how beer was brewed in antiquity.
Participation in this experiment is open to all and will not involve or require the consumption of alcohol.
Duration: 40 minutes
Please note that photographs and footage will be taken throughout Garstang Festival of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology. These will be used by the University for marketing and publicity in our publications, on our website and in social media or any third party publication. Please contact the event organiser if you have any concerns or if you wish to be exempted from this activity.