The Horniman Museum

The Horniman Museum

The Horniman Museum, London © Emily Johnston

Get Involved!

Discover more about the world of Archaeology by joining groups and events, or going on a dig yourself! 

Young Archaeologists' Club: 

YAC introduce kids to archaeology in meetings filled with fun activities and field trips. Find your local YAC on their website. 

Trent & Peak Archaeology:

Trent & Peak involve the community in lots of their digs, especially over the summer months. 


DigVentures have many events and courses, including a summer dig camp where kids are taught by archaeologists. 

Current Archaeology:

As well as being a fantastic resource to keep up to date with archaeology news, Current Archaeology share digs & field walks that you can be involved in.

Archaeology Cafe, Lincoln:

A place to discuss latest archaeology news once a month, currently based at Lincoln Castle but with hopes to expand to new cities!

Festival Of Archaeology, CBA:

The Council For British Archaeology share British Archaeological sites and hold lots of events for you to go along and learn more. 


As well as sharing Scottish archaeological sites, news and stories, DigIt! hold lots of family friendly events across Scotland, including digs, throughout the whole year. 

This list is composed of digs, events and pages sent in by archaeologists & those involved in their creation. If there's an opportunity you know of or taken part in that you think is missing from this list, get in touch at or on our social media!