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

DES - Making a difference, community groups in action

To celebrate the Scottish Community Heritage Conference...

Lord Smith of Kelvin

If you wish to read our letter to the Smith Commission...

New Lanark (Copyright New Lanark Trust)

We had a great day at New Lanark World Heritage Site on...

RCAHMS Field Survey Digital Photography View of blockhouse on Inchkeith from NW.  DP0561888 Copyright RCAHMS

Hundreds of WWI sites explored.

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

High Speed Thrill at Knockhill

Thanks to the feedback last year, we were delighted to l...

Creative Scotland logo

Come and see our Homeland Argyll and Bute Exhibition at...

Robert the Bruce

Structures & Components Emerging Technologies Materi...

Stirling

A rare opportunity to join a fascinating tour of Stirling...

Archives

This Friday the public are welcome to join an introductio...