Red Phoenix - storyteller for Tales of Winter MagicIf your family is keen on Roman history, then you ought to visit Butser Ancient Farm in Hampshire. The farm is part of an experimental archaeological site and offers an unique learning experience for all ages.

To commemorate the winter solstice, there are two fascinating family events planned, including Saturnalia (a Roman winter celebration), where you can be part of the ceremony and learn about how the Romans celebrated Christmas before 336AD.

There is also a ‘Tales of Winter Magic’, a storytelling event that is sure to offer an amazing insight into Roman culture.

Timeline: 20th December: 1.30pm to 3pm (Saturnalia), 4pm to 5.30pm (storytelling)

Prices: £10 per child (one accompanying adult free)

Telephone: 02392 598838

Visit: www.butserancientfarm.co.uk