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    Find unpublished reports, publication resources and bibliographic article references.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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  • Fieldwork at 8-10 Moorgate

    MOLA team

    MOLA has recently completed a first phase of fieldwork on the site of 8-10 Moorgate in the City of London. Excavations in this area have produced evidence for industry and manufacturing in both the Roman and medieval periods.


  • Extensive Roman remains found in West London

    MOLA team

    Excavations at the Grade I listed location of London Syon Park, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, fortuitously reveal 11,000 Roman artefacts and landscape.