About Us

MOLA (Museum of London Archaeology) is an experienced and innovative archaeology and built heritage practice. We have been providing independent, professional heritage advice and services for over 40 years across the UK and internationally on schemes both large and small. Our commercial services are designed to help our development, infrastructure and construction sector clients to meet their planning process requirements swiftly and expertly, with the certainty and value they need.

As a charitable company our aim is to inspire people to be curious about their heritage. We are proud of our award-winning community engagement and education programmes, which are founded on partnership and participation.  The research we conduct as part of the planning and development process takes place alongside our own academic research strategy and we set out to share the knowledge and information we generate with the widest audience in ways which strengthen communities and create a sense of place.

MOLA's 250 staff are based in London, Northampton and Birmingham. MOLA is an independent charitable company limited by guarantee (company number 07751831; charity number 1143574) registered in England and Wales, with a subsidiary, MOLA Northampton (company number 8727508; charity number 1155198). Registered office: Mortimer Wheeler House, 46 Eagle Wharf Road, London N1 7ED.

  • Mike Tetreau and Sadie Watson at the British Archaeological Awards

    Awards and Accreditation

    We promote excellence and are honoured to have received a number of prestigious awards.
  • Geoarchaeologist conducting a borehole survey

    Our People

    We are an organisation of over 250 heritage professionals and specialists.
  • MOLA (Museum of London Archaeology) team at Convoys Wharf

    Careers

    We employ 250 archaeology and heritage professionals with offices across the UK.
  • Local school children wash archaeological objects

    Support Us

    Your gift, large or small, can support one of our many community or research charitable initiatives.