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Ballymeanoch stone setting

On 15th to 18th May 2015 we will be organising two full...

DES - Making a difference, community groups in action

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

Edinburgh Castle photo

Historic Scotland are consulting on the...

ARP photo copyright SoAS

The joint Archaeology Scotland and Society of...


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.


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

This Saturday you have a chance to dig a medieval road us...

On at St Andrews Museum

Explore the wonders of Fife’s Archaeology

Dig It! 2015 Year of Archaeology

The Rhind Lectures 2015: British Archaeology, its progre...