Welcome

We're happy to have you visit our site. Please read more about us by visiting our About Archaeology Scotland page. Here you'll learn more about who we are and what we do.

Latest News

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Dig It!

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There's still time to get your nominations in for the...

DES - Making a difference, community groups in action

To celebrate the end of our  "From the Ground Up"...

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The consultation on the draft ...

Publications

Ian Parker of RCAHMS surveying one of the structures in the settlement mound © Jill Harden

Learn more about our publications and gain access to membership level resources. We offer online access to magazines and journals that cover the last 70 years of archaeology in Scotland.

Learning

Find out about our online learning resources and activity kits available for loan. We also have information pages for teachers and youth workers who would like to use archaeology to deliver the Curriculum for Excellence.

Upcoming events

The Maltings Cramond

Join the Cramond Heritage Trust and the Edinburgh Archae...

Drop in to the building's magnificent Lower Rotunda as we...

Eaglesham History Society

The Gilmours of Eaglesham in the Canadian timber trade...

Auroch skull in the Landscapes and Lives Gallery

What can human and animal bones tell us about the past?...

Butt Well

The King’s Knott and the Haining: the Haining and the kin...