Archaeology outreach and learning

Cambridgeshire Archaeology works in partnership with a host of public, private and voluntary organisations, including the Portable Antiquities Scheme (PAS), Cambridge Past, Present & Future (CPPF) and Oxford Archaeology East (OAE). This is to provide:

  • schools/college talks and projects
  • educational resources and national curriculum advice 
  • resource handling packs for schools
  • work experience and volunteer opportunities 
  • excavation open days
  • ancient monument activity days
  • Living History events and Festival of Archaeology events 
  • guided walks around Cambridgeshire's monuments 
  • tours for schools to archaeological sites in Cambridgeshire 
  • evening lectures and talks
  • conferences and exhibitions
  • community archaeology projects

For more information please contact 01223 728 564 or

Local heritage initiative and community projects

Cambridgeshire Archaeology has been involved with a number of partnership projects with local community groups, supported by the Local Heritage Initiative Grant Scheme.

For more information please contact 01223 728 564 or

Archaeology for schools

Cambridgeshire Archaeology can deliver talks and activity sessions to schools, which include a range of themes such as literacy or clothing. The sessions also offer the opportunity to handle real artefacts along with replicas.

For more information about activity sessions for schools contact Oxford Archaeology East on 01223 850 500 or