Archaeology in your hands

Online or in the field, get involved in exciting crowdfunded and crowdsourced archaeology projects around the world. DigVentures puts archaeology in your hands.

Our Projects

Digital Dig Team

Digital Venturer

Your chance to stick a virtual trowel in the ground.

  • See all the data appear straight from the trenches in Digital Dig Team
  • Watch all the action unfold from anywhere in the world
  • Communicate with the on-site team directly
  • Get exclusive behind-the-scenes digital access
Field Venturer

Field Venturer

Get in the trenches with our expert team.

  • Learn new field techniques and brush up on what you already know
  • Personal field skills assessment and training plans
  • Learn how to use our world-first digital recording system
  • Perfect for anyone who wants more field experience
Dirty Weekend Venturer

Dirty Weekend Venturer

Two days of action-packed archaeology.

  • Taster sessions for adventurous travellers and the culturally curious
  • Work with professional archaeologists & try specialist activities tailored to the site
  • Learn what it’s really like on an archaeological site after ‘Tools down’!
  • No experience needed – we’ll teach you all you need to know

Venturer Stories

Meet the people who make our excavations possible.

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Joan Sutherland - Field Venturer

Russell Wood

Kelli Spampinato

Roger Southgate

You know you’re an archaeologist when you keep saying Northumbria, instead of Northumberland. Third time today! @Raksha_Digs @LisaWWilkins

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Gift Certificates

Gift Certificates

Give the gift of archaeology

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Past Projects

Learn about DV’s past projects

Archaeology for kids

For Kids

Archaeological activities for children