Explore our public events. These pages provide information on events that MOLA is hosting and events that our archaeologists and specialists are taking part in. Events range from walks and talks to community digs, conferences and exhibitions.


  • Medieval pottery collection  (c) MOLA

    MOLA Academy for Archaeological Specialist Training (MAAST)

    27.09.2018 to 21.03.2019
    | Mortimer Wheeler House, 46 Eagle Wharf Road, London N1 7ED

    MOLA Academy of Archaeological Specialist Training (MAAST) is started with its first free specialist-led archaeology training programme: Understanding Archaeological Artefacts.

  • Bankside Family Walk (c) Corporate Headshots London

    Bankside Family Walk

    23.02.2019 | Meet outside Founders Arms Pub, 52 Hopton St, London SE1 9JH

    Join the Thames Discovery Programme for their first family walk of 2019. Explore the rich history of Bankside from the tidal islands of prehistory to the settlements of Roman Southwark and the thriving entertainments of the Shakespeare’s Bankside.

  • Thames Discovery Programme FROG Training 2019

    24.02.2019 to 21.04.2019
    | Various (Greenwich, Trinity Buoy Wharf, MOLA)

    Bookings are now open for training to become a member of the Foreshore Recording and Observation Group and volunteer with Thames Discovery Programme.

  • Thames Discovery Programme TDP Tadpoles

    Thames Discovery Programme Tadpoles Season Launch

    02.03.2019 | Mortimer Wheeler House, 46 Eagle Wharf Road, London N1 7ED

    The first of nine free, hands-on foreshore archaeology sessions for budding archaeologists aged 8-18 will take place at MOLA's London HQ and will kick start the Tadpoles journey.

  • Greenwich Palace Foreshore Walk

    09.03.2019 | Riverfront Stairs Central Quad Old Royal Naval College London SE10 9NN

    The Greenwich foreshore is one of the most exciting and dynamic sites on the Thames, this walk will explore the riverfront archaeology of the Royal Tudor Greenwich Palace, Greenwich Hospital and riverside industries.