Archaeology Projects

See what’s coming up at DigVentures, or take a look at what we’ve already found

Join a project

Always wanted to try archaeology? Want to help us investigate the past? These are all the crowdfunded and community archaeology projects that you can currently support or join.

Ongoing

Curious about our progress? These projects are all now in the next phase, and we’re busy analysing the finds, or writing up the results. Browse the Dig Records, or scroll through the Dig Timeline to see what's happening.

Completed

The fieldwork is complete, and the results are in! You can now read the reports, explore the archives, and learn more about the amazing work we've done on some very special sites.

Get Involved

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

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