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.


  • Bow porcelain saucer decorated in underglaze blue, from excavations on the factory site, Stratford High Street (HNB06) © MOLA

    London’s 18th-Century Porcelain Industry Workshop for Archaeologists

    15.02.2020 | MOLA, Mortimer Wheeler House, 46 Eagle Wharf Road, London N1 7ED

    Join us in this free workshop, where you can learn all about porcelain manufacture in London from our experts. It is in London that the early English porcelain industry has its roots. This workshop is aimed at archaeologists and non-specialists, from the manufactories at Isleworth, Chelsea, Vauxhall, Limehouse and Bow

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

    Inventive Vents Family Event: London’s Roman History and Mysteries

    15.02.2020 | London Mithraeum Bloomberg SPACE, 3 Queen Victoria Street, London EC4N 4TQ

    Join us along with architecture education charity, Our Hut, for an exciting afternoon discovering the many layers of London's past through learning, drawing and making at the amazing London Mithraeum Bloomberg SPACE. Take part in our drop-in workshop or join a tour (available at selected times, sign up on arrival)

  • Recording Our Built Heritage: Stanley Halls

    19.02.2020 | Stanley Halls,12 South Norwood Hill, London, SE25 6AB

    Archaeology isn’t just digging – sometimes archaeologists record buildings which are still standing, too. Over the course of half a day participants will explore Stanley Halls, a Grade II listed Edwardian arts venue at Norwood Junction through the eyes of a standing buildings archaeologist.

  • citizan mersea from the east

    CITiZAN 4th Annual Conference: Turn the Tide

    22.02.2020 | Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, Wilkins Building, UCL, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6AU

    Join our CITiZAN team at the 4th annual conference to celebrate intertidal and coastal archaeology as a growing discipline. the theme of this year’s conference is entitled 'Intrigue and Opportunity.'