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.

  • Scene of Mithras slaying bull - tauroctony (c) PAYE Conservation

    Welcome to the Underworld

    26.03.2018 to 28.04.2018
    | The Building Centre, 26 Store St, Fitzrovia, London WC1E

    Visit the Building Design Centre 'Welcome to the Underworld' exhibition and explore how challenges posed in the design and construction process of underground spaces have been met creatively and collaboratively.

  • Decorated Samian pot from A14C2H

    Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (CIfA) Conference 2018

    26.04.2018 | Brighton Racecourse

    Representatives from MOLA, CITiZAN and MOLA Headland will be in Brighton in April to contribute to this year's CIfA conference: "Pulling together: collaboration, synthesis, innovation". Their sessions and excursion will all take place on the Thursday of the conference.

  • Temple of Mithras with light and haze (c) Bloomberg

    Museums at Night at London Mithraeum Bloomberg SPACE

    17.05.2018 | London Mithraeum Bloomberg SPACE

    Explore a mysterious Roman temple at night! Join celebrated children's author Caroline Lawrence for a sneak preview of her forthcoming Mithraeum mystery book before touring the London Mithraeum.

  • Thames Discovery Programme Foreshore Walk Community Archaeology

    Thames Discovery Programme Tadpoles: Second foreshore trip to Custom House

    31.05.2018 to 02.06.2018
    | Custom House Stairs, Water Lane EC3R

    Thames Discovery Programme is welcoming budding archaeologists aged 8-18 to sites across London to learn archaeological techniques and skills from foreshore experts. For sessions seven, eight and nine Thames Discovery Programme will return to the foreshore at Custom House

  • Writing in cursive Latin on a reconstruction waxed writing tablet (c) NextShoot

    London History Day: Tablet making at London Mithraeum Bloomberg SPACE

    01.06.2018 | London Mithraeum Bloomberg SPACE

    Come and see writing tablets discovered in recent excavations at Bloomberg Place, and create your own before taking a tour of the London Mithraeum! This family workshop is Part of London History Day, an annual celebration by Historic England.