Archaeology events

Guests at Archaeological Archive event
Guests at Archaeological Archive event
Guests at Archaeological Archive event
Guests at Archaeological Archive event
Guests at Archaeological Archive event

All that glitters

20 Sep, 11am – 12.30pm & 2-3.30pm
2000 year old gold and emerald bracelets, brooches and ornate hair pins - explore ancient jewellery and personal adornment.
Book in advance £7.50*

Roman fort gate tours

19 Sep, 17 Oct, 21 Nov, 5 Dec 2-2.30pm & 3-3.30pm
Tour the remains of the western gate of London’s Roman military fort, located beneath the streets next to the museum.
TOUR
Please note: this tour begins at the Museum of London
Book in advance £2.50 (Friends FREE)
*

Open day: Billingsgate Roman house & baths

Sat 20, Sun 21 Sep, 11am – 4pm
See how people lived and bathed in Roman London in a rare opportunity to see the remains of a Roman house and baths, part of London Open House weekend. Please note there is no wheelchair access to this site.
FREE

Foreshore finds open morning

Sat 20 Sep, 10am - 1pm
Get your foreshore finds identified by a Museum of London expert**, plus hear from leading Thames archaeologist, Dr Fiona Haughey, and Thames Discovery's Eliott Wragg about London's fascinating social and maritime history. This is a Totally Thames event, find out more here.

Hidden London

Sat 18 Oct, 11am – 12.30pm & 2-3.30pm
What lies beneath The Gherkin or the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park? See finds from beneath some of London's most iconic buildings
Book in advance £7.50*

Archaeological Mysteries

Sat 15 Nov, 11am – 12.30pm & 2-3.30pm
Discover your inner Sherlock by following clues around the archive in an interactive tour.
Book in advance £7.50*

Eat, drink and be merry

Sat 6 Dec, 11am – 12.30pm & 2-3.30pm
Want to know about the sometimes strange eating habits of our ancestors? Take a tour of ancient dining ware.
Book in advance £7.50*

* Booking fee applies
** We cannot offer valuations