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Before and after the Viking raids on Lindisfarne

See how Lindisfarne would have looked when Vikings attacked, and the remains we've recently discovered

Early medieval discoveries on Lindisfarne

Join our Dig Team for a walk around the excavation, and watch as we unearths the remains of early medieval burials, a huge metalworking furnace, and more.

Walk around our Roman archaeology dig in East Yorkshire

We're excavating the remains of one of the earliest Roman settlements ever discovered in the region.

We reached the bottom of the drawbridge pit at Pontefract Castle!

It's deep, it's dark, and there's something strange down here...

Pontefract Castle Virtual Tour

Come and take a look inside the medieval drawbridge pit at Pontefract Castle! Our aim is excavate all the way to the bottom.

What will archaeologists find at Pontefract Castle?

We're returning to work at Pontefract Castle - one of the biggest, most notorious medieval castles in England. What will we find?

Explore the mysterious moated mound at Soulton Hall

Join Maiya and Tim as we explore a huge, moated mound at Soulton Hall in Shropshire. Can you help us solve the mystery?

Explore medieval ruins at Bishop Middleham

Take a look at the remains of a medieval palace with Johanna, Michelle and Jamie, and see what got left behind

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Archaeology Workshop #3 – Human Skull Anatomy

Learn the basics of skull anatomy, and some of the key features archaeologists look at.

Explore an Early Roman Settlement in Yorkshire

Take a Virtual Site Tour with Indie ans see how one region has changed over the course of 1000 years.

Archaeology Workshop #2 – Animal Bones!

Animals have been essential to people for thousands of years - and their bones can tell us so much about the past!

Archaeology Workshop #1 – Pottery

What do archaeologists do with pottery? And how do you identify it? In this workshop, Community Archaeologist Johanna introduces the basics.

Explore Britain’s Ancient Timber Causeway at Flag Fen

It's over 1km long and over 3,000 years old, it's one of the most impressive prehistoric constructions in Britain.

Archaeology Pub Quiz #6 – Prehistoric, Roman, & Medieval Britain

This week's quiz is hosted by Ben, and features an extra special magic trick

Walk through a Roman Villa + Iron Age hillfort

Archaeologist Indie leads a tour of our dig at Wittenham Clumps in Oxfordshire

Archaeology Pub Quiz #5 – Vikings!

This week's topics from Manda and Snorri include Vikings, Vikings and more Vikings!

Archaeology Pub Quiz #4 – Pyramids, Movies & Anagrams

Can you crack the archaeological anagrams in this week's quiz?!

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Fantastic finds from DigVentures own crowdfunded and crowdsourced excavations

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Archaeology-themed activities you can try at home, plus tips, tricks, and fieldwork hacks from the DigVentures team

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Archaeology documentaries, talks and mini-series we've filmed - with help from our community

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Virtual Museum

Explore our online collections and previous exhibitions... in 3D!

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Final Reports, Project Designs, academic papers, and the official detail on everything we've found so far

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