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.


  • MAAST Understanding Roman Artefacts

    MOLA Academy for Archaeological Specialist Training (MAAST): Understanding Roman Artefacts

    16.01.2020 to 25.06.2020
    | MOLA, Mortimer Wheeler House, 46 Eagle Wharf Road, London N1 7ED

    We are excited to announce our next specialist-led archaeology training programme - Understanding Roman Artefacts - as part of the MOLA Academy of Archaeological Specialist Training (MAAST).

  • Inside of Anglo-Saxon hanging bowl from Prittlewell (c) MOLA.jpg

    Heritage Writtle Annual Lecture on the Prittlewell Prince

    25.02.2020 | Northumberland Lecture Theatre at Writtle College, Lordship Rd, Writtle, Chelmsford CM1 3RR

    Join Heritage Writtle on Tuesday 25th February for their Annual Lecture at Writtle College, where our Senior Finds Specialist, Lyn Blackmore, an internationally renowned expert on Saxon finds, will be giving a talk on the Prittlewell Princely Burial, an Anglo-Saxon burial chamber at Southend-on-Sea in its local and wider context.

  • Boar's Head site excavation

    Current Archaeology Live! 2020

    28.02.2020 to 29.02.2020
    | Senate House, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HU

    Current Archaeology Live! will be returning to the University of London’s Senate House on 28th-29th February 2020. Over the annual 2-day conference, archaeology experts will be speaking about the latest finds and ground-breaking research from the UK and abroad.

  •  Recording Built Heritage

    Recording Our Built Heritage: The Temple, Wanstead Park- Afternoon Session

    05.03.2020 | The Temple, Wanstead Park, Warren Road, Wanstead, London, E11 2LS

    Time: 13.30 - 16.00

    Price: Free

    Archaeology isn’t just digging – sometimes...

  •  Recording Built Heritage

    Recording Our Built Heritage:The Temple, Wanstead Park- Morning session

    05.03.2020 | The Temple, Wanstead Park, Warren Road, Wanstead, London, E11 2LS

    Archaeology isn’t just digging – sometimes archaeologists record buildings which are still standing, too. Find out more at this free workshop led by one of our buildings archaeologists, as part of Layers of London, a ground-breaking interactive online mapping project.