Research & Engagement

  • Research at MOLA

    We develop partnerships with commercial, academic and community groups to produce truly innovative archaeological research.
  • Josh Frost leads the Thames Discovery Programme Tadpoles session (c) MOLA.jpg

    Community Engagement

    We run community archaeology programmes that stimulate enquiry and promote active discovery.
  • Roman London's first voices (c) MOLA


    Browse hundreds of our archaeological publications available to buy, ranging from academic monographs to popular books.
  • Resource Library

    Find unpublished reports, publication resources and bibliographic article references.
  • School session on the Time Truck at Tower Bridge (c) MOLA

    Research and Engagement Projects

    We carry out a range of research and community archaeology projects every year, with our partners.
  • Thames Discovery Programme teaching the Tadpoles (c) MOLA


    Experience archaeology first-hand and volunteer with MOLA, CITiZAN and the Thames Discovery Programme.


Come along to our events, from walks and talks to community digs, conferences and exhibitions. 

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  • An interview with Adrian Penfold

    MOLA team

    The Penfold Review of non-planning consents (July 2010) focused on the many and overlapping regulatory frameworks, and quickly identified heritage, transport and environmental permitting as key issues. Today, the implementation of the Penfold Review (BIS 2011) is at the heart of reform and integration.


  • Knole in flux

    MOLA team

    The refurbishment and repair of the east range of Knole House in Sevenoaks has allowed MOLA archaeologists to record in detail the timber frame of the structure, and a number of interesting features have been revealed.