Archaeology

archaeologist showing recently discovered items to people

Meet our archaeologists, see our latest finds and find out more about the history of your local area in our free events run by the Museum of Liverpool's archaeology department. If you are aged 8-17 then you might also be interested in the Young Archaeologists' Club.

There's more to see in the Museum of Liverpool's History Detectives gallery too.

people digging on a hillside

Other exhibitions

Liberty bound

This new exhibition at the International Slavery Museum reveals one of the most important archaeological finds of recent years in one of the most remote places on earth. Finds from the excavations at St Helena are on display for the first time.

See the International Slavery Museum website for more details.

Events and activities

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Hands on activity

Finds Fridays

Date: 6 Mar 2015
Time: 11am-12noon

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Join in

Mapping Mondays

Date: 9 Mar 2015
Time: 2-3pm

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Opinion service

Archaeology

Date: 18 Mar 2015
Time: 2-4pm

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Opinion service

Archaeology

Date: 15 Apr 2015
Time: 2-4pm

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Talk

Views of the city

Date: 18 Apr 2015
Time: 11am and 2pm

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Talk

Views of the Mersey

Date: 18 Apr 2015
Time: 12noon and 3pm